Police arrest second man accused in deadly home invasion

(Provided Photo/IMPD)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department homicide detectives have arrested a second man in connection to a deadly north side home invasion earlier this month.

The Marion County Prosecutor’s Office formally charged Keri Brewer, 23, of Indianapolis, with murder and robbery on Thursday.

Brewer is accused of shooting and killing Patrick Martin, 24, of Indianapolis, at a home in the 4000 block of Boulevard Place on May 19.

Mark A. Tyson, 31, was arrested in Fort Wayne on May 23. Police believe Brewer and Tyson shot Martin over a drug robbery.

Detectives said the “quick and proficient” police work of the United States Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force led to the two arrests.

Brewer was in the Marion County Jail as of Friday evening.

WISHTV.com 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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s