Person dies after assault on Indy's NE-side

INDIANAPOLIS -- A person was killed on Indy's northeast side Friday morning.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department detective Aaron Hamer said the victim was assaulted in the 3500 block of N. Shadeland Avenue around 6 a.m. 

The victim died at the hospital.

The IMPD Homicide Unit has been called out to investigate. The exact nature of the assault has not yet been released. 

It's the 26th homicide of 2018, according to data gathered by RTV6's Crime Beat Reporter Jordan Fischer.

No further details were immediately available. We'll update this story with more.

MORE FROM THE CRIME BEAT | MAP: 2018 Indianapolis homicidesIndianapolis sets all-time homicide record for third year in a row MAP: Indy's most dangerous neighborhoods | The Night the Sky Caught Fire: The Untold Stories of Richmond Hill | Convicted child molester reveals how he selected & groomed his victims | Teens killed man over weed and a pair of Air Jordans, police say | MAP: 2017 Indianapolis homicides

Print this article Back to Top