Teen found shot to death outside east side church

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Update (3/1) – According to the Marion County Coroner, the victim has been identified as 17-year-old Montel Ligon. The official cause of death is multiple gunshot wounds resulting in a homicide.

The investigation is currently underway, if you know anything about this shooting, please call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.

Original Story: 

INDIANAPOLIS –Metro police say a man was shot to death outside an east side church Sunday evening.

Shortly after 6:30 p.m. police responded to a call of shots fired at East 10th Street and North Gray Street.

That scene is just outside the Neighborhood Fellowship Church.

When officers arrived, they found a 17-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to his chest.

The man was declared dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives are starting their investigation.

Investigators say so far they have no leads and no witnesses.

Police are asking anyone who might have information on this shooting to contact Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS.

On Monday  police say they will check with the church to see if they have any security cameras that may have recorded the crime.

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