Muncie police investigating homicide

(WISH Photo/Julian Grace)
(WISH Photo/Julian Grace)

MUNCIE, Ind. (WISH) — The Muncie Police Department is investigating a homicide on the city’s east side.

A resident discovered a body in a yard in the 1500 block of Washington Street on Wednesday morning. Police had previously been out to the area after neighbors reported shots fired around 3 a.m.. However, police didn’t find anything at the time.

Detectives working the case were interviewing witnesses that heard the shots fired, but no one seemed to have witnessed the shooting.

Police have not yet identified the victim, but said he was a white male and had no identification on his person.

The residence where the body was found outside of is a multi-tenant rental, according to police. They said authorities previously executed a drug raid on that building two years ago.

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