INDIANAPOLIS — Police found a man shot in the driver’s seat of a truck that crashed into a porch Wednesday on the near north side of Indianapolis, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified him as 26-year-old Dazion N. Dulin.

Police were called to the area of Guilford Avenue and East 23rd Street at about 1:30 p.m., where they found the truck along with Dulin inside.

Person shot and killed on Indy's near north side
Crime scene (Photo By Chad Epler)

IMPD said no one else was injured in the incident, and there is no indication that anyone was at the home when the crash occurred. 

“Preliminarily, this appears to be a targeted incident,” said the department in a press release.

An investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

Anyone with information, or who has a doorbell or house camera in the area, is asked to call Detective Brad Nuetzman at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or email him at

The public can also submit anonymous tips through Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.