IMPD is investigating the deaths of three people Tuesday on the city's south side as homicides.
The bodies were found by an off-duty police officer around 8 p.m. in the 4400 block of South Meridian Street, near West Hanna Avenue, according to a department spokesperson.
The Marion County Coroner's Office initially identified two of the bodies as 22-year-old Michael James and 18-year-old Joseph Thomas.
A third body identified as John Doe has now been identified as 17-year-old Abdulla Mubarak. The death has been ruled a homicide.
The coroner said the victims had been shot.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.
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