UPDATE (March 4, 2021) — Steven Roe was found not guilty after a bench trial.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A man is dead after a shooting early Monday morning, police say.
The shooting occurred just before 8:30 a.m. near the intersection of Hiatt and Miller Streets on the city’s near southwest side.
When police arrived, they found 35-year-old Steven Wooden suffering from multiple gunshot wounds inside the cab of a stolen tow truck. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition, where he later died.
The alleged shooter, 32-year-old Steven Roe, stayed on the scene and police say he cooperated with them. He was arrested on a preliminary charge of murder.
Indianapolis has surpassed last year’s record number of homicides.