Man shot, killed early Thursday identified

INDIANAPOLIS - Officials have identified the man found fatally shot on the city's north side early Thursday morning .

Indianapolis police (IMPD) said just before 4 a.m., someone called to report a person down in the area of Roosevelt and Valley avenues. (See map below.)

The man was later identified as 34-year-old Herbert Dillard and his death was ruled a homicide, the Marion County Coroner said later Thursday evening.

IMPD investigators on the scene said a passerby found the man on the side of the road and called 911.

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 Tips can also be texted with "INDYCS" to 274637. You can also check out the Crime Stoppers app, TipSubmit.

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