Mysterious death investigation west of Indianapolis, doctor found dead

Mysterious death investigation west of Indianapolis, doctor found dead
61-year-old Dr. Dean Maar was found shot dead Wednesday. (Source: Unsplash)
Maar was a physician who lived in Brownsburg outside of Indianapolis.
Maar was a physician who lived in Brownsburg outside of Indianapolis. (Source: WTHR, OrthoIndy)

HENDRICKS COUNTY, Ind. (WAVE) - A mysterious death is being investigated in the Indianapolis suburb of Brownsburg.

According to WTHR, police are investigating the shooting death of a doctor in his home.

A call was made to police around 6 p.m. Wednesday as a report of a burglary in progress. When crews made it there, they found 61-year-old Dr. Dean Maar shot dead.

Police report a small fire may have been set in Maar’s home as well.

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