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Early morning shooting leaves one dead

UPDATE: The Marion County Coroner identified the man shot and killed Sunday as Damonte R. Parker, 26.

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department say one is dead after a shooting on the eastside after midnight Saturday.

Around 12:52 a.m., officers responded to a person shot in the 3600 block of North DeQuincy Street near 38th Street and Emerson Avenue. Upon arrival, investigators located an adult man with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers told News 8 that a suspect was taken into custody without incident and later announced the suspect was released after questioning by the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office.

The deceased and the suspect have not been identified at this time.

This story has been updated to include the sex of the deceased and details of the suspect’s release.