IMPD arrests 63-year-old husband after wife shot to death

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UPDATE: Alvin Perkins has been found guilty of murder. He was sentenced to 45 years in the Department of Correction on Sept. 4, 2019.


INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – IMPD homicide detectives have arrested a local husband after he allegedly killed his wife following a domestic dispute.

Just before 7:45 a.m. on Saturday,  police officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of Boulder Dr. at the Landmark Apartments and Townhomes.

A woman, later identified as 61-year-old Monica Perkins, was transported to St. Vincent in critical condition after getting shot multiple times.

Perkins later died at the hospital. IMPD believes the shooting stemmed from a domestic dispute.

IMPD detained her husband, 63-year-old Alvin Perkins, and later formally charged him with murder on Wednesday.

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