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Man dead in shooting near East 30th and Caroline streets in Indianapolis

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Posted at 8:45 PM, Oct 06, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS — A man is dead after a shooting Wednesday evening on the north side of Indianapolis, according to police.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called around 8 p.m. to the area near East 30th Street and Caroline Street, just west of North Keystone Avenue, on the report of a person shot.

When they arrived, they found 34-year-old Carlos Starks with at least one apparent gunshot wound, IMPD Officer William Young said in an email. Starks later died.

The incident remains under investigation and additional details haven't been provided.

Anyone with information is asked to call IMPD Sgt. John Breedlove at 317-327-3475 or email him at or report tips anonymously to Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477).