Victims of Sunday shooting in South Bend identified - Fox 28: South Bend, Elkhart IN News, Weather, Sports

Victims of Sunday shooting in South Bend identified

Posted:

The victims of Sunday's shooting on N. Olive St. in South Bend have been identified.  The St. Joseph County Prosecutors office says 53-year-old Johnnie Avance and 55-year-old Donald Paris, Sr. were killed.

A firefight involving a suspect and police happened when officers arrived on the scene around 10:00am on Sunday.  The suspected gunman shot at officers, who returned fire, injuring him. The suspect was arrested on an outstanding Marion County warrant.  He is currently at an area hospital being treated for his injuries.

County Metro Homicide is continuing to investigate.

Powered by WorldNow

Fox 28

WSJV-TV FOX 28
58096 County Road 7, South
Elkhart, IN 46517

Switchboard: 574.679.9758
News Phone: 574.679.4545
Station Fax: 574.294.1267
Email: fox28news@fox28.com

All content ©Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WSJV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Heather Stewart at (574) 343-5310. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.