INDIANAPOLIS - The cause of death of a man found dead behind a mobile park on Indianapolis' west side last week was released Monday.
The Marion County Coroner's Office identified the man as Emeterio Islas, 19. Islas was found partially buried and had been shot multiple times, officials said.
The body was found before 6 p.m. Thursday near North Tibbs Avenue and West Vermont Street.
Police were not sure how the body wound up there.
This case is one of five recent discoveries of bodies in Indianapolis.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at crimetips.org or by texting "INDYCS" plus tip information to 274627.
A group of suspects were caught on camera breaking into homes and cars in Lawrence this week.
More than two weeks after Hurricane Irma struck Florida, Indiana businesses are still feeling the effects.
Those in need of emergency assistance in Indiana can already send text messages to dispatchers for help, but soon they may be able to send…
The mother of a boy with severe brain injuries acquired after he was pulled from a pond, hopes she has found treatment for her child –…
A Franklin Township teacher was named a finalist for Indiana Teacher of the Year.