Man arrested following Monday afternoon shooting in La Porte
LA PORTE, Ind. – One man was arrested following a shooting along East Lincolnway in La Porte Monday, the City of La Porte Police Department reported.
At 1:15 p.m., police were called to the 100 block of East Lincolnway for the report.
When officers arrived, they found a man in the road who suffered a gunshot wound to his foot.
Officers detained another man, later identified as Charles A. Turner, and collected a firearm at the scene.
The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Turner was taken into custody and charged with the following:
- Aggravated battery
- Unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon
- Obstruction of justice
- Possession of cocaine
- Possession of methamphetamine
- Possession of marijuana
- Resisting law enforcement