Man shot dead in UIndy parking lot near campus dorms

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police say a man was found shot to death in an Indianapolis University parking lot Tuesday night.

Officials responded at about 9:48 p.m. to UIndy on a reports of a person shot near a dormitory in the 1200 block of Campus Drive, an area with a number of university buildings.

A man was located suffering from gunshot wounds at a nearby and he was transported in critical condition to Eskenazi Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A UIndy spokesperson said the man was “not affiliated” with the university.

University police are assisting with the investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Gary Tom at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or email him at Gary.Toms@indy.gov.

Anonymous tips can be given to Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477 or (TIPS).