SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) - The two brothers charged in a South Bend shooting appeared in court Tuesday afternoon.
The shooting happened Thursday, June 6, in the 200 block of South Meade Street. Officers were responding to a shots fired call.
The two men, 23-year-old Stefon Gaines and his 24-year-old brother, Steven Gaines II, each face numerous charges, including attempted murder and attempted battery with a deadly weapon.
Police found the first victim, 22-year-old Latrell Young, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the torso on North Carlisle Street. He was taken to the hospital.
They then found 18-year-old Leroy Jackson on North Brookfield Street. He also had an apparent gunshot wound to the torso and was taken to the hospital.
The Gaines brothers both entered not guilty pleas in court Tuesday. They are scheduled to return to court June 24.