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Patrolling officers find man shot to death at Indy park

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Posted at 4:11 PM, May 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-17 16:08:47-04

INDIANAPOLIS — Officers on patrol found a man shot to death at a park on Indianapolis' south side early Saturday morning.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were patrolling Southside Park on Hanna Avenue around 12:30 a.m. when they located an unoccupied vehicle in the park.

Further investigation led officers to the body of a man who had injuries consistent with gunshot wounds. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives canvassed the area and collected potential evidence, but no suspects were located. The man has been identified as Aurelio Rosas, 44.

Anyone with information about the crime should contact IMPD or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.