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Woman found deceased inside car Indy's south side being investigated as homicide

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Posted at 7:40 PM, May 30, 2021

INDIANAPOLIS — Officers with Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating after a woman was found shot and deceased inside a vehicle.

Capt. Wheeler with IMPD said officers responded to the scene at 6700 Greenwich Drive, on the city's south side, on a report of a death investigation.

No information on a possible suspect has been released at this time.

The victim was later identified by the Marion County Coroner as Derisha Young, 21.

In a press release sent on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, IMPD determined this case is now being investigated as a homicide.

No additional details have been released.

IMPD is requesting that anyone with information about this incident should call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.