Monday, April 10, 2017, 2:58 PM
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Homicide detectives are investigating the shooting death of a male on the city’s west side.
Just before 9 a.m. on April 10, 2017, officers with the IMPD were dispatched to the 900 block of W 35th St on reports of a person shot. Responding officers located an unresponsive juvenile male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. EMS personnel responded and pronounced the victim dead on-scene.
Homicide detectives responded and canvassed the area for witnesses. The Indianapolis-Marion County Forensic Services Agency responded to assist in identifying and collecting possible forensic evidence. The Marion County Coroner’s Office (MCCO) responded to assist with identifying the victim and exact cause and manner of death. The victim’s identity can be obtained from the MCCO once proper next-of-kin notification has been made.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317.262.8477 or (TIPS). Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple or Android phones to submit a mobile tip, or go to www.CrimeTips.org to submit a web tip. You will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000 if the information leads to a felony arrest. Only tips submitted directly and anonymously to Crime Stoppers are eligible for these cash rewards. This release may be updated as more information becomes available.
SOURCE: Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department