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Victim of fatal shooting on near north side identified

Police car at the scene.

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Police are investigating a fatal shooting on Indianapolis’ near north side.

Officers were called to the 3200 block of Winthrop Avenue around 9:15 p.m. on a report of a gunshot. They found a man lying between two houses in the area.

The victim died from a single gunshot wound to the head, police said. He was identified as Marcus Washington, 26.

No suspect information has been released.

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