There’s new information to report on the recent shooting of a juvenile in La Porte. Both the victim and suspect also a juvenile are from St. Joseph County.
At the board of works meeting this week, Mayor Tom Dermody congratulated the police for the quick arrest.
Police chief Paul Brettin said the sheriff’s office assisted. The juvenile suffered a non-life threatening wound early Sunday at F and 4th street. The chain of events leading up to the shooting and other details have still not been released by authorities.