Two people killed in overnight shooting

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (February 1, 2014) — Police say two men are dead after a shooting in the 3400 block of N. Hovey Street. IMPD responded to several reports of shots fired around 1:30 a.m., Saturday.

Officers found one man inside a truck and another lying on the ground near the vehicle. Both men had been shot and both were pronounced dead at the scene. The men have been identified as 22-year-old Carlos Jefferson and 23-year-old Julius Douglas, both of Indianapolis.

Detectives do no yet have a motive. However, they do not believe this was a random shooting. Police suspect narcotics may be involved.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the IMPD at 317-327-3475.   Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477).  Callers may also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).


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