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Male fatally shot, female critically injured at apartments on northeast side

UPDATE: The Marion County Coroner’s Office has identified the man who died in a shooting Sunday as 25-year-old Gerald Eugene Lewis III.

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A man died and a woman was in critical condition after a Sunday morning shooting at apartments on the city’s northeast side, Indianapolis police say.

Medics and Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called at 9 a.m. Sunday to a gunshot scene in the 4500 block of Mill View Court. That’s at Peppermill Farms apartments, which are southwest of the intersection of East 46th Street and Shadeland Avenue.

Police at the scene told News 8 that a male and a female were found shot on the second floor of an apartment building.

Both people were in critical condition and were transported to a hospital, where the man later died.

The Marion County Coroner’s Office will release the name of the man once family is notified.

No additional information was immediately available.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Detective Brad Nuetzman at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317.327.3475 or e-mail the detective at