Saturday, March 6, 2010

Roy Houchins, Perry Township Constable, Found Dead

WTHR is reporting that Roy Houchins, the Perry Township Constable, has been found dead. Here is there report:

A Perry Township constable was found dead in a southside parking lot Friday night.

An IMPD officer was flagged down outside LJ's Pub & Eatery in the 3600 block of S. Meridian Street. The officer found 70-year-old Roy Houchins unresponsive, lying in the parking lot.

Medics from IFD responded to the scene and pronounced Houchins dead. Investigators found no signs of foul play. The cause of death will be determined in an autopsy.

Houchins was under investigation, accused of racketeering and theft for allegedly taking guns from an evidence room and improperly selling vehicles.


Marycatherine Barton said...

I wonder when the autopsy results will be completed, and available for the public to analyze. Reportedly, the federal government has taken charge of this medical

Had Enough Indy? said...

Marycatherine - wow ! Where did you see/read that info. I'd like to follow up on that.

Anonymous said...

It would not surprise me if Cottey's main punk, Lincoln Plowman, had something to do with this.

He and Cottey and Houchins go way back. They all have been involved in questionable activities.

Had Enough Indy? said...

anon - I can't fathom that. You certainly will think whatever you think of this matter, but I can't go there with you.