Victim identified in homicide on Indianapolis' east side

Posted at 5:47 PM, Dec 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-21 14:26:28-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- The identity of a man who was shot and killed near an apartment complex on Indianapolis' northeast side Wednesday afternoon has been released.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to the 4100 block of Newburgh Drive around 5:30 p.m. 

When they arrived they found Albert Ford, 50, suffering from a gunshot wound. Ford was pronounced dead at the scene. 

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No arrests have been made at this time. 

Wednesday's death marked the 151st homicide in Indianapolis' deadliest year yet. 

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

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