16-year-old charged with murder in shooting of DezJuan Sanders


By: Krystal Vivian kvivian@953mnc.com

Police are looking for a 16-year-old Elkhart boy charged with the murder of 14-year-old DezJuan Sanders.

Jwan L. Hardin was formally charged with murder Thursday morning, April 23, according to a news release from the Elkhart County Prosecutor’s Office.

Police have been looking for Hardin since the shooting. He’s considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about Hardin’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Elkhart Police Department at 574-295-7070.

Read more about Sanders’ shooting in the full story from 95.3 MNC’s reporting partners at The Elkhart Truth.