Police search area near Leeper Park, part of on ongoing investigation
South Bend Police Detectives were continuing and ongoing investigation in the area of Leeper Park Thursday afternoon.
Police were seen searching the wooded area with metal detectors behind the 800 block of Dushane Court just off Riverside Drive around 2:00 p.m.
Captain Bontrager with the South Bend Police Department says detectives were searching but could not say why. Police say it was related to an ongoing County Metro Homicide Unit investigation.
Police say they have no reason to believe anyone in that area is in danger.