3 people found murdered near sleeping infant in Indianapolis


INDIANAPOLIS – (News release / IMPD) – Detectives with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Homicide Unit are investigating a shooting that killed two women and a man.

On July 22, 2016, at approximately 7:18 a.m., IMPD officers responded to the 3400 block of Admar Court to check the premises of the apartment building. When officers arrived, they located an open front door and found two female and one male victims suffering from apparent gunshot wounds inside of an apartment. EMS personnel pronounced all three victims deceased at the scene.

The victims have been identified as 52-year-old Lisa Woods, 23-year-old Takara Coleman, and 25-year-old Cameron Baker. An 18-month-old female was found asleep on a bed inside of the apartment. This child was taken by Child Protective Services to Riley Hospital to be evaluated by a doctor but appeared to be unharmed during this incident.

IMPD Homicide detectives responded to the scene to begin their investigation and speak with potential witnesses. The Marion County Forensic Service Agency responded to the scene to begin processing and gathering forensic evidence.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317) 262-TIPS. Information given through Crime Stoppers is considered anonymous.

Takara Coleman, 23