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Self-Defense Shooting Leaves One Man Dead on Indianapolis' West Side

INDIANAPOLIS -- One man is dead after a self-defense shooting Sunday evening on Indy's west side, and IMPD said the shooter pulled the trigger in self defense.  

It happened just before 6:30 at the MapleCreek Village Apartments on West Michigan near Holt Road. Officers say the man who was killed had been driving recklessly in the parking lot in front of small kids.  

Police say the man got into a fight with others at the apartments, and the shooter says he shot the man several times. He feared the man would shoot or harm others.  IMPD says the shooter has not been arrested.

(Photo by RTV6)

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