UPDATE: Arrest in LaPorte bar shooting

By: NewsCenter 16 Staff Email
By: NewsCenter 16 Staff Email

LAPORTE, Ind.--- After an intense investigaiton, police have made an arrest in a shooting at a bar in LaPorte

Shirron Taylor, age 32, has been charged with Attempted Murder, and is currently being held at the LaPorte County Jail.

The incident occurred around 2 a.m. on Tuesday morning at the Ellian's Pub/Avenue Bar in the 600 block of Michigan Ave.

Witnesses state that a black male came into the bar and confronted another black male.

Words were exchanged, and one shot was fired, injuring the man who was confronted.

The shooting suspect then got into a vehicle and fled the scene.

The victim was taken to IU/LaPorte Hospital in critical condition.


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