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Detectives seek information in near west Indianapolis homicide

A man died from a shooting in the 500 block of North Pershing Avenue early Sunday.

INDIANAPOLIS — IMPD homicide detectives are investigating a shooting that left one person dead early Sunday.

Officers were called to the 500 block of North Pershing Avenue, near West Michigan Street and North Belmont Avenue, around 1 a.m. Sunday for a death investigation. When they arrived, they were notified of a man who had reportedly been shot.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Marion County Coroner's Office identified the deceased as 54-year-old Avery Lamont Turner.

There is no information about a possible motive or suspect at this time.

Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact Det. Douglas Swails at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or email him at Douglas.Swails@indy.gov.

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