Crime Watch 8

Man killed in overnight shooting on city’s east side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A man is dead after a shooting on the city’s east side, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

Before 1:30 a.m. Monday, officers were called to the 5200 block of Butler Terrace for a person shot report.

Once on the scene, officers located a man in his 30s suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim, who was later identified as Dana Smith, 33, was pronounced dead at the scene.

No suspect information has been provided.

It’s unclear what led up to the fatal shooting.

The Marion County Coroner’s Office said that the victim’s family has not been located. Anyone with information for next-of-kin should contact the coroner’s office at 317-327-4744.

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