IMPD: 2 men found fatally shot in the 3400 block of North Hovey Street

PD: Carlos Jefferson, Julius Douglas shot to death

INDIANAPOLIS - Two men were found fatally shot early Saturday on the city's near-north side, Indianapolis Metro Police Department detectives said.

Just before 1:30 a.m., IMPD officers were called to the 3400 block of North Hovey Street on reports of shots fired.  When police arrived at the scene, they found one man inside of a truck and another man near the back of the truck. Both men had been shot and were pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police identified the victims as 22-year-old Carlos Jefferson and 23-year-old Julius Douglas, both of Indianapolis. 

Few details were released about a possible motive or any suspects linked to the shooting.

Anyone with information about the shooting was asked to Crime Stoppers  317-262-TIPS (8477).  Callers may also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).

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