INDIANAPOLIS – Police are conducting a death investigation on the near north side of Indianapolis.

According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, officers responded to a report of a body in the 3300 block of Graceland Avenue.

IMPD officers located a man inside a residence with traumatic injuries that didn’t appear to be self-inflicted. Emergency responders pronounced him dead at the scene.

Neighbors are being asked to review doorbell cameras or other footage around their homes between 3 p.m. and 4:45 p.m. to see if they spot anything suspicious.

The victim has been identified as Craig Whitfield, 47.

Anyone with information should call Detective Jose Torres at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317.327.3475 or send an email to