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IMPD investigating homicide after man found dead from trauma on east side

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Posted at 4:01 PM, Oct 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-12-20 16:20:08-05

INDIANAPOLIS — IMPD is investigating a homicide after finding a person dead yesterday in the 1000 block of E. Washington Street.

According to IMPD, officers with the IMPD Southeast District responded to the area around 8 a.m. on Wednesday to the report of a person down.

Officers arrived and located an adult male with injuries consistent with trauma. EMTs pronounced the man, identified as Richard Daniels, 63, dead at the scene.

The coroner says Daniels died from multiple blunt force injuries and his death was ruled a homicide.