Police identify victim of fatal overnight shooting on far east side

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INDIANAPOLIS – Police are investigating the early morning death of a man on the far east side of Indianapolis.

Police identified the victim as Dontrell Hanyard, 21.

Police were called to 10174 King Arthur Drive at 12:10 a.m. after receiving several reports of shots fired in the area. When officers arrived, they found Hanyard inside a 2007 silver Chevrolet Impala with what appeared to be bullet holes in the back passenger window. He was in the driver’s seat.

An autopsy was scheduled for Tuesday morning.

Detectives have requested that anyone with information about this murder to please call IMPD Homicide at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS (8477).  Individuals can also text “INDYCS” plus the tip information to 274627.


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