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Man found shot and killed inside car on Bolton Avenue in Indianapolis

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Posted at 9:44 AM, Jan 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-10 14:58:10-05

INDIANAPOLIS — A man was found shot and killed inside a vehicle on the east side of Indianapolis late Friday night, according to police.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to the scene around 11 p.m. in the 1300 block of Bolton Avenue. This is near East 10th Street and North Arlington Avenue.

IMPD Officer William Young said officers found the man inside a car when they arrived.

The Marion County Coroner's Office identified the man as 29-year-old Derrick Mooney Jr.

Homicide detectives are investigating the incident.

The case has been assigned to Detective Stephen Smalley. Anyone with information is asked to contact him at 317-327-3475 or email him at

Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477) or online.