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Man killed in shooting on St. Peter Street on southeast side

Posted at 2:17 PM, Apr 27, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS — A man is dead after a shooting Tuesday afternoon on the southeast side of Indianapolis, police said.

Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to a report of a person shot in the 2200 block of St. Peter Street, near East Raymond Street, after 1:30 p.m.

Police found a victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The man, identified as 46-year-old Joseph Mormon, was pronounced dead at the scene.

One person was killed in a shooting on Tuesday, April 27, 2021, on St. Peter Street on the southeast side of Indianapolis. The incident is under investigation.

Homicide detectives are speaking with a person of interest in the case, IMPD Officer William Young said in a press release.

No additional information about the shooting has been released.

Anyone with information about the incidents should contact the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.