Crime Watch 8

Police: 30-year-old man dies after shooting on city’s near-west side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A man has died after a shooting on the city’s near-west side, according to police.

Officers with the Metropolitan Police Department were called to the 1900 block of Koehne Street around 9:30 p.m. Thursday on reports of a domestic disturbance. That’s in a residential neighborhood near West 19th and Harding streets.

Additional calls were made to police a short time later reporting a possible shooting.

On Friday, the Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the man as 30-year-old Marquan Lee. 

Officers responded to the area and found Lee, who had been shot. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the shooting was targeted, and there was no threat to the public. A person of interest was detained for questioning. It is unclear at this time what the relationship between the person of interest and the victim is.

The IMPD Homicide Office is continuing the investigation.

No other details were provided.

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