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Person found shot dead at Southeastern Avenue; police tape surrounds drugstore

Person dead after shooting on the southeast side

UPDATE: The person who died after a shooting Thursday evening at Franklin Road and Southeastern Avenue has been identified as an adult male, IMPD said Friday. His death is being investigated as a homicide.

No arrests have been made and police have not identified any possible suspects.

Anyone with information was asked to contact Det. Shem Ragsdale at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or by email at

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A person was shot dead Thursday afternoon at an intersection on the southeast side, Indianapolis police say.

Medics and Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were sent shortly before 5:30 p.m. Thursday to the 8400 block of Southeastern Avenue. That’s at the intersection with South Franklin Road where there’s a gas station, a drugstore and a church.

Shortly after the shooting, police tape surrounded the CVS drugstore at 8405 Southeastern Ave., just off the southeast quadrant of the intersection.

No additional information was immediately available.

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