INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating after a person was shot several times in North Indianapolis early Sunday morning. Police confirmed Sunday afternoon, that man has died.
IMPD said they received a call around 3:30 a.m. about a shooting on Eugene Street. When officers arrived, they found a man in his early twenties with several gunshot wounds.
The victim was subsequently sent to the hospital and died there. Officers said a person of interest was taken into custody and is cooperating with officers.
Police later identified the deceased as Tyshune Neely.
In a news release, IMPD said the incident was a possible defense of a third party individual.