Man dies from injuries after Wednesday night shooting

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Metropolitan police say a man died after being shot earlier this week.

Around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, officers were dispatched to the 4600 block of East Pleasant Run Parkway in response to reports of a shooting. Police located a 21-year-old man who was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to Eskenazi Hospital, but he died from his injuries Thursday, police said.

Homicide detectives are investigating the case. The shooting happened about a block away from another homicide this week in the 3700 block of East Pleasant Run Parkway. It was unclear if there was any connection between the two crimes.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317) 262-TIPS (8477).