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IMPD makes arrest in East Washington Street shooting that left man dead

It happened just after 9 p.m. Friday.

INDIANAPOLIS — IMPD made an arrest in a deadly shooting Friday night, on the city's east side, that left a man dead.

It happened just after 9 p.m. in the 4500 block of East Washington Street, a few blocks east of Sherman Drive.

Officers found a man who had been shot. Medics took him to the hospital in critical condition, and he died shortly after his arrival.

The Marion County Coroner's Office identified the deceased as 32-year-old Calvin Leon Lawson Jr.

On Oct. 17, IMPD announced investigators arrested 24-year-old Milton Porter for his alleged involvement in the murder.

Anyone with information about the shooting should contact Detective Gregory Shue at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or email him at Gregory.Shue@indy.gov.

Anonymous tips can be left with Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477 or (TIPS).

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