Four arrested in Michigan City man's murder

By: NewsCenter 16 Email
By: NewsCenter 16 Email

Mighigan City Police have arrested four mein connection with another man's murder.

Officers were called to the 300-Block of Walker Street in Michigan City on Thursday to perfrom a wellness check on Gerald Peters. They entered the home to find Peters dead. The initial investigation also showed Peter's car was missing.

Police later arrested 17-yeard-old Trevon Draker-Walker after he was found driving the car. Interviews led to the arrest of 20-year old Ryan Phelps, 18-year-old Melvin Basford and 16-year-old Martell Anderson.

Each suspect is being held on charges of murder, felony murder, and robbery.

An autopsy to pinpoint Peter's exact cause of death is scheduled for Monday.

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