Police investigate deadly east side shooting, ask for help identifying vehicle of interest


INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting on the city’s east side and asking the public for help in identifying a vehicle of interest.

The IMPD said the shooting happened in the 3100 block of Priscilla Avenue just before 12:15 Saturday afternoon. When officers arrived, they found a young man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Witnesses say the house where the shooting happened was under construction at the time. Neighbors heard shots and saw the victim in the backyard.

“I don’t know what to say about that. I don’t know what to say about that because it’s bad. They way they are killing each other it don’t make sense,” Neighbor Catheline Robinson said.

Detectives have released a photograph of a white or silver 2015-2018 Chevy Malibu or Chevy Impala which has been identified as a vehicle of interest in regards to the deadly shooting. Police say the vehicle appears to have recent body work markings on the drivers side rear quarter panel.

Photo of the vehicle of interest

Anyone with information about this vehicle or incident should call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317.327.3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317.262.8477 or (TIPS).

No further suspect information was available as of the time of this report.

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