IMPD homicide investigating shooting near 33rd and Arsenal


Metro homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that happened near 33rd and Arsenal around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

IMPD officers arrived to find a man lying in the alley east of Arsenal suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

The victim was transported by EMS crews to IU Health-Methodist Hospital in critical condition. He later died.

Detectives are working with representatives from the Marion County Coroner's Office to confirm the man's identity and notify family.

The coroner still has to determine an official cause and manner of death after an autopsy, which will likely occur by Wednesday afternoon, according to a statement from IMPD.

This is an active investigation, and anyone with information is encouraged to call homicide detectives at 317.327.3475.

Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at 317.262.TIPS (8477).

Tipsters can also text "INDYCS" plus tip information to 274627(CRIMES).