One dead in shooting at north side apartment building

Police investigate a fatal shooting on E. 38th Street near N. College Avenue.

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Metro police officers are investigating a fatal shooting on the north side of Indianapolis.

The shooting happened shortly after 6 p.m. Tuesday at an apartment building near E. 38th Street and Central Avenue. Police say they found the male victim deceased inside the building.

Police have a person of interest in custody who stayed at the scene and are questioning him about the shooting, as they try to determine if foul play or self-defense played a role in the crime. Investigators say both the suspect and victim are in their late 50s.