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Person found dead after reports of shots fired on Indianapolis' northeast side

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Posted at 10:21 PM, Oct 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-17 10:52:16-04

INDIANAPOLIS — A person was found dead after police responded to the reports of shots fired Wednesday night on the northeast side of Indianapolis.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called around 9:45 p.m. to the 4100 block of Edgemere Court on the report of shots fired, IMPD Officer Genae Cook said.

When they arrived, officers found a person who was dead, Cook said. Their injuries are unknown at this time.

The Marion County Coroner has identified that victim as Devon Gillespe Owens, 21. His cause and manner of death have not been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477).