1 killed during shooting on Indy’s near northwest side

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A person died after being shot on the near northwest side of Indianapolis.

Around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, police say they were called to the 1800 block of Winfield Avenue in response to a person shot.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department says a resident told them he and another man were having a dispute in front of his home. The man then got into his car and began to leave when the resident shot into the vehicle. The vehicle traveled less than a block before it crashed into another vehicle.

Wednesday, the Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the deceased man as 31-year-old Tony McClain Jr. He died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police say this was an isolated incident between two people who knew each other.

Anyone with information regarding this shooting should contact IMPD or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.