Crime Watch 8

1 fatally shot in Lawrence

LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) — An 18-year-old died after a shooting in Lawrence, according to the city’s police department.

Officers were called for a report of a gunshot just before noon in the 4600 block of North Sadlier Drive, a residential area just east of the East 46th Street overpass for I-465.

Officers found William Maxie III, 18, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition and died a short time later.

Police said the shooting may have stemmed from an attempted robbery.

The suspect fled north from the crime scene on foot, police said.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.