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Man found fatally shot at housing subdivision on southeast side

Person dead after neighborhood shooting

Latest: The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the man who died as 19-year-old Julius Kende Parker Jr.

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A man was found shot dead Friday night in a car at a housing subdivision on the southeast side of Indianapolis, police say.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department and medics were sent to a report of a person shot just before 7:50 p.m. Friday to the 3300 block of Spring Wind Lane. That’s in the Alder Grove subdivision located off Franklin Road south of Troy Avenue, and southeast of the I-465 and I-74 interchange.

Officers arrived to find a man in the driver’s seat of a car parked on the street.

Police believe the shooting was an isolated incident, and the man shot was the target.

Investigators were looking for witness and doorbell camera videos.

People with information about the shooting were asked to call IMPD Detective Lottie Patrick at 317-327-3475 or e-mail the detective at