IMPD: Person found dead with apparent trauma on city’s southeast side

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INDIANAPOLIS — Police are investigating after a person was found dead with apparent trauma on Indianapolis’ southeast side, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

IMPD says the body was found in a dark colored jeep on Longitude Drive. That scene is near East Stop 11 Road and South Combs Road.

Officers were called to investigate at about 6:15 p.m. Sunday. Investigators say the woman was found dead with gunshot wounds.

The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 21-year-old Derisha Young. She died from a gunshot wound to the head; the coroner’s office ruled her death a homicide.

IMPD is asking if anyone has information on this case to contact the tip-line at 317-262-TIPS.

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