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One dead in northeast side double shooting

Posted at 11:30 PM, Oct 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-20 19:36:33-04

INDIANAPOLIS — One person is dead and another was seriously injured in a double shooting on Indianapolis' northeast side.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to the 3900 block of Breen Drive around 11 p.m. When they arrived, police found a man and a woman with injuries consistent with gunshot wounds.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and the man was taken to a local hospital. His condition is unknown.

The woman was identified as Milwood Sylvestre, 25, according to the Marion County Coroner's Office.

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

You can also call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317.262.8477 (TIPS) to remain anonymous.