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One killed in southeast Indianapolis shooting

The shooting occurred in the 2400 block of Asbury Street around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Credit: WTHR/Jim Johnston
Police say one person is dead after a shooting in the 2400 block of Asbury St. late Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

INDIANAPOLIS — Metro police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead on the southeast side.

Officers responded to the report of a person shot in the 2400 block of Asbury Street, near Raymond Street and I-65, around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Officers found an adult male with an apparent gunshot wound. Medics pronounced him dead at the scene. 

IMPD said a "person of interest" is in custody but that person's relationship to the victim is unknown, as is a motive. 

A home was also hit by the gunfire but police said no one inside was hurt.

On Thursday, the coroner identified the victim as Raul Casas, 40 and said he died from "multiple gunshot wounds."

Anyone with information about this incident should call the IMPD Homicide Office at (317) 327.3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317) 262.8477 or (TIPS).  

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