IMPD homicide detectives investigating after gunshot victim succumbs to injuries sustained on the east side of Indianapolis

IMPDINDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) homicide detectives are investigating after a male succumbs to gunshot wounds received on the city’s East side.

IMPD officers were dispatched to the 6200 blk of Commodore Dr on the reports of a person shot, at around 1:40 a.m. on 07/11/2016. Officers arrived to find a 32-year-old male suffering from at least one gunshot wound, in a yard outside a residence. EMS personnel responded and transported the victim to Eskenazi hospital in critical condition where he later passed away.

Aggravated assault detectives initially responded, with the assistance of homicide detectives, and immediately began interviewing witnesses and canvassing the area for evidence. Indianapolis-Marion County Forensic Services Agency responded to collect possible forensic evidence. The victim’s identity will be released after next of kin has been notified.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317)262-TIPS. Information given through Crime Stoppers is considered anonymous.

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