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Elkhart Police investigating multiple reports of shots fired over the weekend

Elkhart Police responded to four separate reports of shots fired between Friday morning and Sunday evening.

August 19 at 4:48 a.m.
At approximately 4:48 a.m. Friday, Elkhart Police were dispatched to the 700 block of Thomas Street for reports of gunfire.

The resident reported waking up to the sound of gunfire. The resident found several bullet holes in the siding of the home and a broken window.

Police discovered a bullet hole in the siding of a nearby vacant house.

There were no reports of injuries.

Six shell casings were collected at the scene.

August 19, 6:24 p.m.
Elkhart Police responded to 1729 Frances Avenue for a recklessness report at 6:24 pm. Friday.

The victim found damage to a window and interior wall caused by a bullet.

No injuries were reported.

August 19, 11:38 p.m.
Elkhart Police responded to the area of Roys and E. Garfield avenues for reports of gunfire Friday at 11:38 p.m.

While investigating, police found property damage caused by the gunfire.

There was a vehicle with damage to two of its windows and a house had damage to siding and a window.

There were no injuries reported.

August 21, 9:48 a.m.
Sunday at 9:48 a.m., Elkhart Police were dispatched to E. Garfield and Ashland avenues to investigate reports of gunfire.

Elkhart Police were told two subjects on bicycles were seen fleeing the area.

Officers attempted to stop a group of people on bicycles in the area, but they did not stop, according to police reports.

Police located one of the subjects who fled and found a handgun near the area where the subject was captured, according to reports.

During the investigation officers located 6 shell casings.

There were no injuries reported in this case.

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