Crime Watch 8

Man dead after shooting at apartments on city’s near northeast side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A man has died after a Tuesday afternoon shooting on the city’s near northeast side.

Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called to the 2300 block of Hillside Avenue, that’s at the New Bridge Apartments near East 25th Street and North Keystone Avenue, on a report of a person shot.

The man was found with apparent gunshot wounds in the parking lot of the apartments, Officer William Young said at the scene.

He was taken to an area hospital in critical condition and later died there, Young said.

Young said the area where the shooting happened is heavily trafficked, and he hoped someone might have seen something.

No information about the identity of the man who died or the circumstances of the shooting was immediately available.

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