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Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
Friday June 3rd, 2022 :: 11:28 a.m. EDT


Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) homicide detectives arrest suspect for alleged involvement in early morning homicide.

Today, IMPD homicide detectives arrested 26-year-old Gaylyn Morris for the murder of 26-year-old Andre Smith.
On Friday June 03, 2022, at approximately 12:30 am officers of the IMPD were dispatched to 3948 E 82nd street on a report of an accident in the parking lot of this location. Officers arrived and located Mr. Smith laying on the ground underneath a vehicle, it appeared he was struck by the vehicle. Indianapolis Fire Department (IFD) Engine Company 6 responded and unfortunately pronounced the Mr. Smith deceased at the scene.
26-year-old Gaylyn Morris was still on scene when officers arrived and was taken into custody without further incident.
IMPD homicide detectives responded to the scene and began their investigation. Preliminary information leads investigators to believe this incident involved a domestic dispute. The Indianapolis-Marion County Forensic Services Agency responded to identify and collect potential forensic evidence. The Marion County Coroner's Office (MCCO) assisted and determined the cause and manner of death reportedly to be intentionally being struck by a vehicle.
The Marion County Prosecutor’s Officer (MCPO) will make the final charging decision.
Anyone with information about this incident should contact Detective Gregory Shue at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317.327.3475 or e-mail him at [email protected].   
Alternatively, they can call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317.262.8477 or (TIPS) to remain anonymous.  Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple or Android phones to submit a mobile tip or go to to submit a web tip. You will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000 if the information leads to a felony arrest.  Only tips submitted directly and anonymously to Crime Stoppers are eligible for these cash rewards. This release may be updated as more information becomes available. Information given via Crime Stoppers should be considered anonymous.
An arrest is merely an accusation.  The suspect is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

Case Number- IP220053396

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
50 N Alabama St
Indianapolis, IN 46204

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