Police investigating after man’s body found on near east side
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –Indianapolis Metropolitan police are conducting a death investigation after a man’s body was found early Tuesday morning.
Police say they were dispatched to the 1500 block of Jefferson Ave on reports of a person down, and found an unresponsive man in an alley outside of a residence. EMS crews responded and pronounced the man dead at the scene.
The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the man as 57-year-old Leroy Ruffin. The cause and manner of his death have not been determined at this time.