19-year-old killed in South Bend shooting

Published: Oct. 13, 2021 at 11:31 PM EDT
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) - One person is dead following a shooting in South Bend on Wednesday night.

Police were called to the 1000 block of Yukon Street just before 10 p.m. for a ShotSpotter alert.

When they arrived, they found three people on the scene. One of them was a female, identified as 19-year-old Ashanti Hines of South Bend, who was shot in the head. Hines was pronounced dead at the scene. The other two were taken to Metro Homicide to be interviewed.

No suspect information has been released at this time, and no arrests have been made. An autopsy will be conducted in Kalamazoo, Mich.

The St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit is handling the investigation. If you have any information on this shooting, you’re asked to call Metro Homicide at 574-235-5009 or Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP.

This is a developing story. Stay with 16 News Now for updates.

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