Death investigation underway on IUPUI’s campus; police say victim accidentally set on fire
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Police are conducting a death investigation on the west side of IUPUI’s campus.
Officers were called to the scene at New York Street and Limestone Street before 11:30 p.m.
Indianapolis Metropolitan police said the victim was a homeless man and believe he’d set a fire inside a tent to cook food. The man accidentally set himself on fire and died, police said.
No foul play is suspected.