INDIANAPOLIS – A man is dead after a shooting on the city’s east side early Sunday morning.

According to IMPD, officers responded to reports of a person shot just before 1 a.m. in the 3600 block of North Dequincy Street.

Upon arrival, officers found a man suffering in front of a residence from an apparent gunshot wound. Officers attempted to perform life-saving measures on the man before paramedics could arrive. The man was later pronounced dead. He was later identified as 26-year-old Damonte R. Parker.

Officers then located a, “person of interest,” at the scene, who is cooperating with investigators. The individual was later released after consultation with the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office pending further investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477 or (TIPS) to remain anonymous.