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Woman was found dead on Indy's northeast side

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Posted at 9:46 PM, Sep 15, 2023
and last updated 2023-09-18 16:08:17-04

INDIANAPOLIS — Police are investigating after a woman was found dead on the northeast side of Indianapolis Friday night.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to the 3800 block of Breen Drive for a death investigation at around 5:30 p.m.

Arriving officers located a woman who appeared to have been shot. That woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Marion County Coroner has identified the the victim as Takeysha Lana Burks, 35.

Burks' death and the details surrounding it remain under investigation.

Anyone with information should contact the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.