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1 dead in east-side shooting, IMPD says

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Posted at 7:10 AM, Apr 03, 2024
and last updated 2024-04-03 08:38:54-04

INDIANAPOLIS — A man was killed Wednesday morning in a shooting on the east side, police said.

Officers found the victim inside a home in the 800 block of North Lasalle Street about 6:30 a.m., Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Samone Buirris said.

The victim suffered apparent gunshot wounds and died at the scene, Burris said.

Police have made no arrests and provided no information on a suspect. Homicide detectives are investigating.

"It's a very unfortunate situation that has occurred this morning. A life has been lost this morning, and we want answers," Burris said. "We want to give our community answers about what took this place and why this community has to wake up seeing police vehicles here investigating such an incident like this."

Police say a person was shot and killed in the 800 block of North Lasalle Street early Wednesday.

WRTV Photographer Eldon Wheeler contributed to this report. Contact WRTV reporter Vic Ryckaert at or on X/Twitter: @vicryc.