3 arrested, including 2 teens, after Jan. murder

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department announced Monday morning that three people, including two teenagers, had been arrested after a 16-year-old was shot and killed in January.

According to IMPD, on Saturday, detectives arrested a 15-year-old and a 17-year-old in connection with the murder of 16-year-old Tyrell Alford. Alford died after a shooting in the 2500 block of Graydon Street on Jan. 2.

Police say the 15-year-old and 17-year-old arrested have been preliminarily charged with murder. 34-year-old Tomecka Carpenter was also arrested and preliminarily charged with assisting a criminal.

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