Coroner identifies 18-year-old man killed in east side shooting

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Photo from the scene of the shooting.

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Mar. 4, 2016)– Police say an 18-year-old man died after a shooting Friday night on the east side.

Officers were called to the 3300 block of North Gladstone Avenue around 8 p.m. on a report of a person shot.

Detectives confirmed the victim is Tyren Whitley, 18, of Indianapolis.  He was transported to Eskenazi Health in critical condition. He later succumbed to his wounds.

No other details have been released.

Another fatal shooting was reported earlier in the night on the east side.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at (317) 262-TIPS.

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