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Man found dead on North Shadeland Avenue, homicide investigation underway

Posted at 11:45 PM, Dec 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-25 23:45:09-05

INDIANAPOLIS — A homicide investigation is underway after police found a man who was dead Friday morning on the northeast side of Indianapolis, according to police.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called around 6:45 a.m. to the 3700 block of North Shadeland Avenue on the report of a person who was dead.

Officers found the man with apparent trauma when they arrived, IMPD Sgt. Grace Sibley said in a press release. His identity hasn't been released.

The incident is under investigation and additional details haven't been released.

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