Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

December 30, 2013

IMPD releases name of weekend shooting victim


Hendricks County Flyer

— At approximately 7:37 p.m. Saturday, officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) were dispatched to the 3600 block of N. Gladstone Ave. in reference to a person shot. 

When officers arrived, they found an unresponsive male victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound lying in the yard of a residence.  EMS personnel arrived and pronounced the victim deceased.  The victim has been identified as Domnique Butler, 23, of Indianapolis.

The Indianapolis-Marion Forensic Services Agency is processing the crime scene, and the Marion County Coroner’s Office has arrived to process the deceased. 

Detectives have not yet released specific suspect information, but urge anyone with information about this incident to call IMPD homicide detectives at 327-3475 or callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at 262-TIPS (8477). 

Callers may also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).

Detectives continue to search for additional information reference suspects, but do not believe this was a random act. No booking photo or other information is available at this time.

Detectives urge anyone with information about this incident to call IMPD homicide detectives at 327-3475 or callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at 262-TIPS (8477). Callers may also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).