Shooting on east side leaves man dead

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.-- Police say one person was shot and killed in a shooting Friday evening on the city's east side.

The shooting happened just before 6 p.m. in the 6100 block of Nimitz Drive, near East 21st Street and North Arlington Avenue. Officers found a man on the ground with a gunshot wound in a driveway. He was taken to a hospital in critical condition, where he later died.

A witness said he saw other males at the scene who fled the area in a car. No description of the vehicle has been released.

Indianapolis police believe the suspects and victim knew each other, and say this is an isolated incident.

Anyone with information on this shooting can submit an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS (8477).

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