Starke County files murder charges in death of Cord Colgrove

Starke County has filed murder charges in the death of a Knox man who was killed Friday night.

Edward Blackburn has been charged with one count of murder.

Friday around 6:30 p.m. the Starke County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about a man who had been shot.

When deputies arrived to the 1400 w block of 400 S. they found a man who had been shot in the face.

The victim, 35-year-old Cord Colgrove, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Blackburn was named as a suspect in the case.

Blackburn was arrested in Mishawaka Saturday afternoon at the Springhill Suites on Edison Lakes Parkway.

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