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Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
Thursday March 7th, 2013 :: 07:39 p.m. EST



(INDIANAPOLIS) – IMPD detectives have apprehended 41-year-old Brian Fegley of Indianapolis. The suspect is currently being treated for a self-inflicted head wound at Wishard Memorial Hospital and listed in critical condition. Please direct all media inquires reference the scene in Lawrence to the Lawrence Police Department Public Information Officer.

IMPD detectives worked around the clock on this case, and they would like to thank the community, particularly Value Place Hotel, who provided pizzas for them. Detectives had not eaten since the onset of this tragic event.

(INDIANAPOLIS) - Detectives have released the identity of the suspect wanted in connection to the shooting death of the victim. Wanted by IMPD homicide detectives for murder is a 41-year-old Brian Fegley of Indianapolis. The suspect is believed to be driving a maroon 2004 Ford Fusion 4 door with an Indiana license plate of 914ETL. Attached to this advisory is a recent Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles photo of the suspect. The suspect should be considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached or confronted by anyone other than law enforcement. Anyone who knows of the suspect’s whereabouts is urged to call the police immediately at 9-1-1 or anonymously call CRIME STOPPERS at 317.262.TIPS (8477). Callers can also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627(CRIMES).

(INDIANAPOLIS) – At approximately 1:14 am, officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were radioed dispatched to the 8100 blk. of N. Shadeland Av. on a 9-1-1 report a person had been shot.

When officers arrived, they found an unidentified male suffering from an undetermined amount of gunshot wounds. EMS personnel arrived and despite life-saving procedures pronounced the victim as deceased. The victim has been preliminarily identified, but his name is being withheld to ensure proper notification of his next-of-kin. Officers were told that an argument ensued between the suspect and the victim just prior to the shooting and the suspect knows the victim. The suspect fled the scene before police arrived and is currently being sought by police.

Investigators are talking with several witnesses who may have knowledge of the incident, and the Marion/Indianapolis Forensic Services Agency is processing the crime scene. The Marion County Coroner’s office will arrange transportation of the deceased and determine a manner of death after an autopsy scheduled for later this morning. This is an active investigation and detectives urge anyone with information reference this incident to call the police at 317.327.3475 or CRIME STOPPERS at 317.262.TIPS (8477). Callers can also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627(CRIMES).

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
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Indianapolis, IN 46204

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