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Man found lying in near-east side alley Thursday dies from his injuries

Death is Indianapolis' 100th homicide of 2016
Posted at 11:58 PM, Sep 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-12 05:36:02-04

INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis reached 100 homicides with the death of a man who was found lying in a near-east side alley Thursday night.

Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department say a woman returned home just before 10 p.m. to find Mohamed DuKuly, 30, lying on the ground behind her house in the 1400 block of East New York Street. She didn't recognize him.

Police arrived to find DuKuly suffering from apparent head trauma. He was taken to the hospital in "very critical" condition.

An IMPD spokesman said he died Friday night and his death is being treated as a criminal homicide.

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If you know anything about the incident, you're encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 262-TIPS.

The chart below shows how fast Indianapolis reached 100 homicides from 2010 - 2015:

2016 Indianapolis Homicides | 2016 Homicides by neighborhood