Police investigating after 19 year old shot in the face
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- South Bend Police were called to Memorial Hospital after a 19-year-old man arrived for treatment of a gunshot wound to the face.
Police were called to the hospital around 12:40 p.m. and spoke with the male victim.
The victim was in the area of Elmer and Keller a half hour earlier and an unknown suspect approached him, reports said.
There was a struggle and the victim was shot. The suspect fled the scene.
A family member transported the victim to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the face.
The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a black hoodie and black pants.
Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP or the South Bend Police Department at 574-235-9201.