Coroner’s office identifies 19-year-old homicide victim
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Authorities are investigating the third homicide of 2018.
Just before 10 p.m. Friday, IMPD officers were dispatched to the report of a person shot in the 3600 block of Mitthoeffer Rd. in the Amber Wood Apartments
Police said an anonymous caller said they heard gunshots and saw a possible body lying on a sidewalk.
Detectives confirmed that the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified him Monday as 19-year-old Alyjah Mahammad.
Police are looking for a suspect or suspects. If you saw anything, please call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.
We will update this story once the victim is identified.