South Bend police search for suspect considered armed, dangerous after fatal shooting


By: Jon Zimney

After the fatal shooting of a man in a South Bend bar parking lot Saturday morning, St. Joseph County Metro Homicide is searching for a suspect.

Police are searching for Michael J. Jones in connection with the shooting of 40-year-old Eddie Hill outside of Antonio’s Bar and Grill, located at the corner of Franklin Street and Ewing Avenue, the South Bend Tribune reported. The incident happened at about 3 a.m. Saturday, July 11, WNDU reported.

Jones is considered armed and dangerous, the Tribune reported. 

The shooting believed to have stemmed from an argument that began inside the bar around closing time, then continued in the parking lot, according to WSBT.