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One killed in shooting on east side of Indianapolis

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UPDATE (April 2, 2018)– The coroner identified the victim as Juanti Jackson, 37. His death was ruled a homicide.

Original story:

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — One person is dead following a Sunday evening shooting on the east side.

Police were called to the 3500 block of North Hawthorne Lane at about 5:20 p.m. on report of shots fired.  That is a few blocks away from East 34th Street and Emerson Avenue.  When IMPD arrived on the scene, they found a male with a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

At this point, police have no information about a possible suspect or motive in the shooting.

Anyone with information should call the IMPD Homicide Office at (317) 327-1748 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317) 262-TIPS (8477).

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