INDIANAPOLIS - Police were investigating a homicide Friday morning on the city's northwest side.
Indianapolis police (IMPD) said it began late Thursday night when a call came in to dispatchers, reporting shots fired in the 1100 block of West 35th Street.
When officers arrived at that location, they said they found nothing.
Then, at roughly 7:30 a.m. Friday, another call came in, this time reporting a man's body found in a house.
Investigators said they found the man shot dead in a nearby home, next to marijuana and a pair of dice. Police said they found narcotics inside the home.
The victim was later identified as Darien Val, 20, of Indianapolis.
Other details were not immediately available.
If you have information on this crime, you’re urged to report it to police at 317-327-3811. You can also always report information anonymously via Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477 (TIPS) or online at crimetips.org. Tips can also be texted with "INDYCS" to 274637.
Watch RTV6 and check back here for updates.
Can't see our map? Tap or click here.
'I just want to hear her laugh one more time'
Family, friends and fellow students came out Saturday to remember the life of Hannah Wilson, the 22-year-old IU student from Fishers who was…
Pres. makes RFRA joke at correspondents' dinner
The latest in a round of national backlash over the passing of Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, President Obama referenced…
'Mutt Strut' takes over track at IMS
It was a doggie takeover at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Saturday, and even showers couldn't keep those pooches down.
Men 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' at IUPUI
Men across Central Indiana were challenged Saturday to end violence against women.
ITW: Crunch time for state budget, IMS race fans
It's not yet May, but on Indianapolis This Week, things get off to a racing start.