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17-year-old killed in west side shooting

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Posted at 8:04 PM, Mar 27, 2023

INDIANAPOLIS — Police say a person has died after being shot on the near west side of Indianapolis Monday evening.

Officers responded to reports of a person shot at approximately 6:40 p.m. on Monday.

Police arrived to Maple Creek Village Apartments and found a male victim that had been shot.

According to police, the victim was in stable condition and transported to Eskenazi Hospital.

In an update, roughly 30 minutes later, police reported that the victim died.

On Tuesday, the Marion County Coroner's Office identified the victim as 17-year-old Coreon Waites.