Crime Watch 8

Man dies in shooting along Sherman Drive on east side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A man has died in a shooting Wednesday night on the city’s east side, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said.

IMPD and medics were called to a robbery of a person in progress about 7:50 p.m. Wednesday at a home in the 2600 block of North Sherman Drive. That’s in a residential and commercial area along Sherman Drive.

Medics pronounced the man dead. He had injuries consistent with a gunshot wound.

The Marion County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as 46-year-old Gene Boyd Jr.

No information was immediately available on a possible suspect. The Marion County Coroner’s Office will determine the man’s identity and cause of death.

Anyone with information was asked to call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.