South Bend Police investigating after four people were shot, wounded


By: Jon Zimney

As many as four people were shot early Sunday morning on South Bend’s southwest side.

Police were called to the 600 block of William Street around 2:00 am on Sunday, according to 95.3 MNC’s reporting partners at ABC-57 News.

On arrival, they found four people suffered gunshot wounds. Two people received wounds to their hands. One person was shot in the knee. A fourth person was shot in the backside, WNDU reported. The victims were taken to Memorial Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Christopher Lee Accettura, 23, was arrested on a preliminary charge of criminal recklessness in connection to the shooting. Police are seeking other suspects.

If you have any information, you are encouraged to contact the South Bend Police Department at (574) 235-9201 or Crime Stoppers at (574) 288-STOP.