SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) – Police have identified the teen killed in a Friday night shooting in South Bend.
The shooting happened on Sampson Street between Calvert Street and Randolph Street. Police were called to the scene around 9:35 p.m.
When officers arrived, they found two males suffering from gunshot wounds.
16-year-old Curtis Frazier was pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday morning in Fort Wayne.
Frazier was a Riley High School student who played for the football and wrestling teams.
The second victim, an 18-year-old, remains in stable condition at the hospital.
According to the South Bend Fraternal Order of Police, the 18-year-old was shot 12 times.
The St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit is investigating the shooting. No suspects are in custody.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact Metro Homicide at 574-235-5009 or Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP.
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg and SBCSC Superintendent Dr. Todd Cummings issued a joint statement in response to the shooting:
"The shooting death of 16-year-old Curtis Frazier, Jr., is devastating, and we are deeply saddened by the gun violence that has taken the life of one of our community's high school students. We will hold Curtis's memory close and lift up his friends and family in the coming days and weeks. As we grieve with the Frazier family and offer our support, we also offer them our solemn pledge to condemn gun violence in our schools, our neighborhoods, and broader community."