INDIANAPOLIS-On January 13, 2018, at approximately 2:32 a.m., Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were dispatched to the 300 block of South Oakland Avenue on the report of a person shot. Upon arrival, officers located a male inside a residence suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services (IEMS) responded to the scene. Despite the best life-saving efforts by emergency medical staff, the victim succumed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Detectives arrested 24-year-old Jacob McIntosh for his involvement in the homicide. Detectives were able to gather information from witnesses and evidence from the scene. McIntosh spoke with homicide detectives just after the incident occurred. McIntosh was arrested for his alleged involvement in the murder. The Marion County Prosecutors Office (MCPO) will review the arrest and make final charging decisions.
IMPD would like to thank the community for their continued support and cooperation making Indianapolis a better place to work and live.
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