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Man found shot to death during welfare check at home on Indy's east side

Posted at 9:33 PM, Aug 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-21 18:42:10-04

INDIANAPOLIS -- A man was found shot to death inside a home on Indianapolis' east side Monday evening.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to a home in the 11400 block of Kristen Circle just before 8 p.m. to complete a welfare check. 

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When police arrived they found a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim was later identified as LaVon Drake III, 24.

Police say no arrests have been made at this time.

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The shooting remains under investigation by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department. 

If you have any information about this crime contact IMPD or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.

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