UPDATE: Elkhart police investigating shooting on Frances Ave. - Fox 28: South Bend, Elkhart IN News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: Elkhart police investigating shooting on Frances Ave.


Elkhart Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the 1900 Block of Frances.  Two people were shot around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon.  One person was killed.  The other, a 17 year old, was taken to an area hospital where he was treated and released.

A homeowner told police that two people forced their way in, and that is when the shots were fired.  Police chased two people on foot when they arrived and managed to catch one of the suspects on the 1800 block of Frances.

Police say of Roosevelt Elementary School was placed on lockdown, but the lockdown has been lifted.

Stay with FOX 28 and FOX28.com for the latest on this breaking news.

Powered by WorldNow

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.