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Man arrested after woman killed in shooting on Indy's south side

Police said the shooting happened Thursday afternoon in the 300 block of Teddy Lane, near Madison and Troy avenues.

INDIANAPOLIS — A man has been arrested for the deadly shooting of a woman on Indianapolis' south side Thursday.

IMPD said officers responded to a report of a person shot in the 300 block of Teddy Lane, near Madison and Troy avenues, around 4:30 p.m. on Sept. 15. 

Officers arrived and found a woman dead in a car at an apartment complex. Police said it appeared she had been shot. 

The Marion County Coroner's Office identified the deceased as 52-year-old Rhonda R. Fox.

IMPD said officers detained 53-year-old Brian Fox on the scene and determined he was a person of interest. Homicide detectives responded to begin an investigation, and detectives arrested Fox on a preliminary charge of murder. 

"Multiple members of the community cooperated during the initial stages of the investigation which was critical to making a quick arrest," IMPD said in a Facebook post.

Anyone with information should contact Det. Eric Amos at IMPD Homicide, 317-327-3475 or email Eric.Amos@indy.gov.  You can also call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477 (TIPS).

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