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One person killed in shooting at northeast side apartment complex

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Posted at 7:22 PM, Nov 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-21 15:43:25-05

INDIANAPOLIS — A man was shot and killed at an apartment complex on the northeast side of Indianapolis.

According to a report from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, officers were called to the 4500 block of Jamestown Court around 6:20 p.m. Thursday on report of a person shot.

Police said they arrived and found one person suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to an area hospital in critical condition and later pronounced dead, officers said.

Alphonzo Easley, 33, was killed in the incident, Marion County Chief Deputy Coroner Alfie McGinty said in an email.

IMPD Maj. Harold Turner said that while officers were on scene and providing aid to the victim, officers heard what sounded like a single shot being fired from a vehicle driving in the complex. Police are continuing to investigate both the initial shooting and the apparent shot that was fired after officers arrived.

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Additional information was not immediately available.