Man fatally shot just two blocks from Shortridge Middle School

INDIANAPOLIS - A shooting just before 5 p.m. Saturday left a man dead on the near-north side.

IMPD officers responded to a report of shots fired on the 3400 block of N. Capitol Avenue, just two blocks from Shortridge Middle School.

When police arrived, they found an unresponsive man lying on the ground who appeared to have been shot at least once. EMS crews arrived and pronounced the man deceased.

Investigators said they do not believe the shooting was a random act, but have not yet released any suspect information.

Anyone with information in the incident is urged to call IMPD at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS. Callers may remain anonymous.

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