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Person found shot and killed in front of home on Indianapolis' northwest side

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Posted at 10:12 AM, Mar 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-08 16:06:02-04

INDIANAPOLIS — Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was found shot and killed early Monday morning outside a house hours after reports of shots fired in Indianapolis, according to police.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers found Brandon Swanigan, 21, with at least one apparent gunshot wound around 5:30 a.m. in the 4100 block of Eisenhower Drive, IMPD said. This is near West 38th Street and Moller Road.

Just before midnight on Sunday, there were reports of shots fired in the area, according to IMPD.

The incident remains under investigation by Detective Ronald Sayles and homicide detectives. Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at 317-327-3475 or email Sayles at

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