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Person found shot to death on northeast side of Indianapolis

Posted at 4:10 PM, Nov 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-23 06:35:04-05

INDIANAPOLIS — Police said a person was found shot to death Thursday afternoon in a house on the northeast side of Indianapolis.

According to information from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, officers were dispatched just before 3:45 p.m. to the 5200 block of East 20th Street on a report of a person who had been shot.

Aaron Jones, 23, died from a gunshot wound during the incident, Marion County Chief Deputy Coroner Alfie Ballew said.

IMPD said a homeowner returned to the house and found the person, who was dead. The circumstances of the shooting are unclear and it is under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.