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Woman found shot dead in east side apartment on Michigan Street

Person found shot dead in east side apartment on Michigan Street

Latest: The Marion County Coroner’s Office has identified the woman who died as 37-year-old Miri Tong.

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A woman was found shot and killed inside an apartment on the east side of Indianapolis late Friday night.

The woman’s name and age haven’t been released.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called around 11:15 p.m. Friday to a small apartment building in the 4800 block of East Michigan Street. That’s in a residential area near the intersection of Michigan Street and Emerson Avenue.

When officers arrived, police say they had to force their way into the apartment. When they finally got inside, they found the woman with a gunshot wound. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

IMPD says they were working to gather more information on the incident. They haven’t provided any information on potential suspects.

Anyone with information about the shooting was asked to contact Det. Colten Smith at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or email him at

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