INDIANAPOLIS – A man died in a shooting on the northeast side of Indianapolis Saturday afternoon, police say.
According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, officers were called to 7700 Newport Way just after 1 p.m. That’s in the area of East 75th Street and Shadeland Avenue.
IMPD North District officers arrived to find a man suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. The individual was pronounced dead at the scene. He was lying between a pair of apartment buildings, police said.
The Marion County Coroner’s Office later identified the man as Sean McNellye, 25.
Homicide detectives are investigating the shooting. They have received information about a vehicle that may be linked to the case but aren’t releasing that information to the public at this time.
Anyone with information should call Detective Brad Nuetzman at the IMPD Homicide Office at (317) 327-3475 or send an email to Brad.Nuetzman@indy.gov.