Two people injured in shooting on Scott Street in South Bend


A man and a woman were injured in a shooting overnight.

It happened around 12:10 a.m. in the 1800 block of South Scott Street at Calvert in South Bend. Police Chief Scott Ruszkowski tells 953 MNC that one of the victims ran to the 1600 block of Scott after she was shot by an unknown assailant.

Both victims were transported to the hospital. The woman had been shot in the chest, the man suffered a graze wound to the head and other head injuries.

Their injuries were not considered to have been life-threatening and both were said to be stable Thursday morning.

The suspect was described as a black male wearing all black clothing.

This case remains under investigation by the South Bend Police Investigative Bureau. Anyone with information can contact the South Bend Police Department at 574-235-9201 or Crime Stoppers at 574-288-STOP.


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