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IMPD death investigation: 88-year-old man identified

Cause of death has not been released
Posted at 1:51 PM, Jul 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-10 13:51:36-04

INDIANAPOLIS—The man who was found dead in his south side Indianapolis home Tuesday has been identified as 88-year-old Carl Petroff.

The Marion County Coroner has not listed a cause of death yet, but police say Petroff suffered apparent trauma.

Petroff lived in the 2500 block of South Union Street, near East Pleasant Run Parkway South Drive, a few blocks from Manual High School.

An Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Public Information Officer said there was no additional information to share about the case as of Wednesday afternoon.

If you have any information that could help in the investigation, contact IMPD or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.