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Martin's shooter had been arrested before

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Shawn Bair (Courtesy Indiana State Police) Shawn Bair (Courtesy Indiana State Police)

FOX28 News has gathered new information on the man who shot and killed two people inside an Elkhart Martin's grocery store Wednesday night.

Shawn Bair has a criminal history that includes a theft charge from January of 2010 and a possession of controlled substance charge from 2009.

According to court documents, he pleaded guilty to the theft charge. Bair was given probation, ordered to attend therapy, and ordered to receive addiction assessment.  The records show he completed the probation.

Bair had been a student at Elkhart Central High School for only four months in 2007.  He then transferred to a school in Georgia.

FOX28 is continuing to investigate this story.  Look for updates here and on FOX28 News at 10.

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