Northwest side shooting leaves man dead


INDIANAPOLIS — A man was killed early Wednesday on the northeast side of Indianapolis.

Around 1 a.m., Indianapolis Metro police were called to an alley near the intersection of W. 31st St. and Graceland Avenue on a report of a person shot. They located a male of unknown age with wounds consistent with gunshots.

The victim was pronounced deceased on scene.  

His death was one of several under investigation from late Tuesday into early Wednesday. A woman was shot and killed near St. Vincent Hospital around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

IMPD homicide detectives are also conducting a death investigation after three bodies were found at a property on S. Meridian Street Tuesday evening.

As of the morning of October 13, Indy’s homicide count for the year is at 217.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Daniel Smith at the IMPD Homicide Office at (317) 327-3475 or e-mail him at

Alternatively, you can call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317) 262-8477 or (TIPS) to remain anonymous

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