Stranger found dead on man's porch on Indy's east side, police investigating as homicide

Posted at 5:25 PM, Dec 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-31 19:12:55-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- A man was found dead on a porch of a home on Indianapolis east side Saturday morning. 

Officers were called to the home on Goldenrod Drive around 10:30 a.m. for a report of a person who had died.

When they arrived they found a man dead on the porch. The circumstances surrounding his death and his identity have not been released. 

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Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers say they are investigating the man's death as a homicide. 

This death marks the 153rd homicide in Indianapolis for 2017. 

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