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Woman dead after shooting at apartments on northeast side of Indianapolis

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Posted at 6:47 AM, Apr 29, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — A woman is dead after they were shot at an apartment complex on the northeast side of Indianapolis, according to police.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called around 1 a.m. to the 5700 block of San Paulo Circle on the report of a person shot.

When they arrived, they found a woman with at least one apparent gunshot wound, IMPD Officer William Young said in a press release. She was taken to a local hospital where she later died.

The Marion County Coroner's Office identified her as Naya Ruffin, 22.

The incident remains under investigation by Detective Matthew Melkey. Anyone with information is asked to call him at 317-327-3475 or email him at Matthew.Melkey@indy.gov.