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The three victims — a father and his sons — in Marion homicide have been named

Posted: 5:01 PM, Dec 31, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-31 17:54:21-05
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MARION — The three victims of a homicide in Grant County on Sunday afternoon have been named by the Marion Police Department.

Javon D. Blackwell, age 42 of Marion, IN.
Javon D. Blackwell Jr., age 12 of Anderson, IN.
Jayzon D. Blackwell, age 11 of Anderson, IN.

All three autopsies have confirmed gun shot injuries to their upper bodies.

The location of the shooting was 2307 S. Gallatin Street. The same address that multiple drug raids had occurred in November of 2017.

While on the scene, police did locate what is suspected to be narcotics. This is still pending confirmation from the Indiana State Police laboratory testing.

The Marion PD are still asking anyone with tips and information to call (765) 662-9981.

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