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Man dies after found shot at apartments near 42nd, Shadeland Avenue

Man dies in shooting at apartments on Faris Avenue

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A man died after he was found shot Monday night at apartments on the city’s northeast side, Indianapolis police say.

Medics and Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called to a report of a person shot just after 8:45 p.m. Monday in the 6800 block of Faris Avenue. That’s in the Lawrence Landing apartments off East 42nd Street and Shadeland Avenue.

Officers arrived and found a man outside near the apartment complex pond. Medics determined the man been shot and he was transported to a local hospital, where he died a short time later.

The Marion County Coroner’s Office on Tuesday identified the man as 38-year-old Dartanian Cole. His death was ruled a homicide.

Anyone with information was asked to call Detective TyAnn Lambert at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or email the detective at

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