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IMPD: Suspect detained in connection homicide on city's southeast side

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Posted at 8:55 PM, Jan 30, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS — A suspect was detained after a woman was found dead Saturday morning on the southeast side of Indianapolis, according to police.

Around 5 a.m., Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to the 6800 block of Mimosa Lane, near East Southport Road and Acton Road, to check the welfare of a person.

Officers found a woman who was dead with apparent trauma when they arrived, IMPD Sgt. Shane Foley said in a press release. Her identity hasn't been released.

Detectives identified a suspect and detained them, Foley said. Their identity hasn't been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call homicide detectives at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477) or online.