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Police: Man injured in Elkhart shooting, brother in custody

ELKHART, Ind.—According to Elkhart City Police, a disagreement between two brothers turned violent Sunday afternoon, leaving one with gunshot wounds.

Officers were dispatched to the corner of 11th Street and Wolf Avenue shortly after 1 p.m. Sunday for reports of a person with a gunshot wound.

Authorities say a 35-year-old man was shot in his left arm and left leg and was transported by medics to Elkhart General Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Officers determined that the shooting took place inside a residence in the 1700 block of S. 11th St. and believe the incident was a domestic altercation between family members.

The suspect, who authorities believe to be the victim’s brother, was taken into police custody.

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