INDIANAPOLIS — Two people are dead and a homicide investigation is underway after a shooting Sunday morning on Indy’s east side.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers responded around 6:30 a.m. to a call of two people shot near the 4000 block of Stratford Court. Officers arrived and found a man and woman outside both suffering from gunshot wounds.

Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services arrived shortly after and pronounced the two victims dead. IMPD homicide detectives responded to the scene to begin an investigation, police said.

The Marion County Coroner’s Office has identified the victims as 41-year-old William Davis and 36-year-old Irene Williams.

Anyone with information about this incident is being asked to contact IMPD Detective Brad Nuetzman at (317) 327.3475 or email him at