Arrest made in murder of Ontario Brown
Posted: Feb 10, 2015 1:40 PM EST | Updated: Feb 10, 2015 8:00 PM EST
Police were dispatched to the 300 block of Wagner Avenue about a shooting at approximately 7:35 p.m. December 19.
When they arrived, they found Brown with a single gunshot wound to the head.
He later died at the hospital.
Police said two witnesses said Brown got into a fist fight with a man, identified as Z.J. in court documents, and Keenan pulled out a gun and shot Brown after the fight ended.
Police said several other people corroborated the events surrounding the shooting of Ontario Brown.
Police spoke with 16-year-old Keenan Mardis of Chicago and he told them Z.J. shot Brown.
On Monday, Mardis was arrested on a warrant for the murder of Ontario Brown.
Keenan is being held at the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department Correction Facility without bond.
He is expected to be in court Thursday.
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