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Police: Argument preceded deadly shooting on North Olney Street

The shooting happened around 1 a.m. Saturday.

INDIANAPOLIS — One man is dead after an early morning shooting on Indy's near northeast side.

It happened just before 1 a.m. Saturday in the 2700 block of North Olney Street, which is near East 25th Street and Sherman Drive.

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An IMPD spokesperson said officers answering a report of a person shot discovered a man with an apparent gunshot wound.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Marion County Coroner's Office identified the victim as 57-year-old Van Williams.

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Police reported that their preliminary investigation indicates shots were fired during an argument between two men inside a home.

Police wouldn't confirm whether they detained anyone in connection with the case, but did say officers are not actively searching for a suspect.

A public police report indicates that officers located drugs and drug paraphernalia at the house.

If you have information, contact Det. Douglas Swails at IMPD Homicide, 317-327-3475 or e-mail Douglas.Swails@indy.gov

Credit: WTHR/Scott Graber

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