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Man Found Dead Near Church In Indy Sunday Identified

His name is Marvin Turner, Jr. and the death remains under investigation.

INDIANAPOLIS -- A man was found dead in the street in front of a church on Indianapolis' north side early Sunday morning. That man has now been identified as 45-year-old Marvin Turner, Jr.

Officers were called to the 3300 block of N. Sherman Drive just before 7:30 a.m. after Turner was found dead in a grassy area in front of a church. Officers responding to the scene said Turner had trauma to his body. He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The body was sent to the Marion County Coroner's office to determine the exact cause of death. The Coroner's Office said they will release the cause of death soon. 



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