Crime Watch 8

Coroner IDs man killed in shooting on near east side

UPDATE: The Marion County Coroner’s Office has identified the man killed in a shooting on the city’s east side early Saturday morning as 27-year-old Jadestynn Phillips.

The coroner said Phillips died after suffering from a gunshot wound. His death is a homicide.

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A person died after being shot on the city’s near east side Saturday morning.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to the 3100 block of North Baltimore Terrace just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday on reports of a person shot. That’s near Baltimore and Orchard avenues north of 30th Street.

When officers arrived to the scene they found a victim who had been shot. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital and later died.

The identity of the victim has not been released. It is unclear if authorities have identified a suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.

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