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Amber Griffith cause of death listed as undetermined

A Shelbyville death investigation continues with the cause listed as undetermined.


On August 11, 2020 the Shelbyville Police Department received a 911 call to the 900 block of
Meridian Street. Shelbyville Police and fire personnel responded to investigate the report of an
unresponsive female. The female was later identified as Amber D. Griffith, 38, of Shelbyville.

Shelbyville Police Department Criminal Investigators were contacted and began investigating the
death, with the assistance of the Shelby County Coroner’s Office and the Shelby County Prosecutors Office. The preliminarily investigation showed the public was not in danger at that time. This is the continued position of the Shelbyville Police Department.

The death certificate lists the cause of death as: Undetermined.  It lists the nature of death as: Undetermined.

Detectives with the Shelbyville Police Department Criminal Investigations Division have received, and continue to receive, information from the public. We encourage those having information on this investigation to Contact the Shelbyville Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 317.392.5118.

The incident remains under investigation.