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Human remains found in woods on southeast side; homicide investigation underway

Last Updated 1 week by Amnon J. Jobi | Amnon Front Page

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The discovery of a woman’s remains in the woods on Indianapolis’ southeast side on Sunday morning has prompted a homicide investigation.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of South Keystone Avenue on a report of possible human remians in the woods just after 10 a.m., according to a release on Tuesday.

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Officers arrived at the scene and discovered the remains of a woman.

The incident has been ruled a homide.

The Marion County CoutntyCoroner’s Office will determine the manner and cause of death. The identitiy of the woman will be released once family notifications have been made.

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Anyone with information about this incident should call Detective Ingram at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or e-mail the detective at