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3 minors arraigned in court over 2-year-old's shooting death

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Tyre Bradbury (Left), Malcolm Buchanon (Center), Cedric Washington (Right) Courtesy St. Joseph County Police Tyre Bradbury (Left), Malcolm Buchanon (Center), Cedric Washington (Right) Courtesy St. Joseph County Police
Three teens have been arraigned in adult court in connection to the shooting death of 2-year-old John Swoveland, Jr.  They are three of eight suspects facing charges in the toddler's death.

Police believe Swoveland was hit with a stray bullet while he was playing outside his uncle's home on Campeau Street in South Bend.  Authorities say the eight suspects were part of a shootout blocks away where the shot originated.

Malcolm Buchanon, 17, is charged with Assisting a Criminal with criminal gang enhancement.  Cedric Washington Jr., 15, is charged with Assisting a Criminal with criminal gang enhancement.  Tyre Bradbury, 15, is charged with with Aiding in Murder with criminal gang enhancement.

All three have hearings scheduled for June to set trial dates.
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