2 dead after 2 separate shootings in Elkhart

Published: May. 25, 2022 at 2:35 PM EDT
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ELKHART, Ind. (WNDU) - Two people are dead after two separate shootings Wednesday afternoon in Elkhart.

Police were dispatched just after 12:35 p.m. to a home the 2900 block of Pleasant Plain Avenue dispatch on a potential domestic disturbance call. When they arrived, they found a woman inside with gunshot wounds. She was treated on scene by medics, but she was pronounced deceased. There was no suspect at the scene upon police arrival.

Minutes later, police say another call came in at the KFC restaurant in the 2700 block of S. Main Street regarding a male behind the building with gunshot wounds. He was administered first aid before he was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

The Elkhart County Homicide Unit is investigating both scenes.

Police say there is no immediate danger to the public. The identities of the deceased individuals are being withheld at this time, pending family notification.

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