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Coroner IDs body found on city’s east side

Photo of a death investigation on the east side on April 13, 2021. (WISH Photo/John LeSage)

UPDATE: The Marion County Coroner’s Office has ID’d the body found on the city’s east side April 13 as 40-year-old Victor Johnson, Jr.

The cause and manner of Johnson’s death is still pending. No other details have been released.

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A death investigation is underway on the city’s east side, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

Officers said a body was found in the area of Emerson Avenue and East Pleasant Run Parkway North Drive late Tuesday morning.

No further information has been released.

News 8 has a crew headed to the scene.