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Man dies two days after being assaulted on Indianapolis' west side

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Posted at 8:27 PM, Nov 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-17 20:27:03-05

INDIANAPOLIS — A man died Sunday two days after he was assaulted on the west side of Indianapolis.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers and emergency personnel were called around 5:30 a.m. Friday in the 600 block of Division Street, near Oliver Avenue and South Harding Street, on the report of an assault, IMPD Officer Michael Hewitt said in a press release. They located a man in critical condition and suffering from unknown trauma when they arrived.

On Sunday, the man died, Hewitt said. His death is being investigated as a homicide.

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The identity of the man or any possible suspects have not been released.

IMPD homicide detectives are working to determine the details surrounding the incident.

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