Search underway for suspect in deadly double shooting in Benton Harbor


Two men were killed and a search is underway for a suspect after a shooting in Benton Harbor.

Officers with the Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety were called to the 900 block of LaVette during the early morning hours of Sunday, March 25, on the report of a shooting.

On arrival, officers found the two victims. Cortez Miller, 22, and Michael Johnson, 29. They died while enroute to the hospital.

The suspect is identified as Antwan Tamon “Tank” Mims. Police describe him as a 40-year-old black male. Investigators believe he may be headed to Indianapolis.

Police have not released any details about the circumstances that led to the shootings.

Anybody with information is asked to contact the Tipline at 269-927-0293 or Michiana Crime Stoppers at 1-800-342-STOP (7867). There is a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case.


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