Pizza delivery driver shot dead on south side

Pizza delivery shooting (WISH Photo/ Teresa Mackin)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department confirms a pizza delivery driver was shot and killed Friday night.

The incident occurred around 7 p.m. in the 4100 block of Continental Court, just off Hanna and East Streets.

IMPD officials say a man in his 30s was delivered a pizza to a couple in that area. Shortly after the man dropped off the pizza, the couple walked outside and spotted the man laying face down.

Police officials say he was shot and later pronounced dead.  Police also say the suspect stole the driver’s vehicle. Police are now searching for the 1995 Jeep Cherokee Laredo with Indiana license plate 976CAV.

Officers say the man was delivering pizza from Papa John’s.

Anyone with information about the location of this vehicle or about this incident is urged to call IMPD at 317-327-3475.   Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477). provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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