Elkhart Police investigating shooting that injured a 17-year-old

ELKHART, Ind. - The Elkhart Police Department is investigating a shooting on Monday that left a teenager injured in the 1200 block of S. Main St.

At 1:23 a.m., officers were called to the area of West Indiana Avenue and Prairie Street for a report of a shooting with injuries.

Police found a 17-year-old suffering from apparent gunshot wounds at the intersection of Chester Street and Wagner Avenue.

The victim said he was walking near a gas station in the 1200 block of S. Main St. when he was struck, reports said.

He was taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

No arrests have been made at this time.

If you have any information, please call police at 574-295-7070 or email [email protected].

You can also send an anonymous tip to Michiana Crime Stoppers at 574-288-STOP.

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