Man found shot to death in car at Indiana & Kendall in South Bend identified


A 32-year-old man was found shot to death just before 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 27, near the intersection of Indiana Avenue and Kendall Street in South Bend.

When officers arrived, they found a vehicle with gunshot defects and saw Vincent Lockett-Johnson of South Bend seated in the driver seat. Officers discovered Johnson had suffered gunshot wounds.

Officers attempted C.P.R. but were unable to resuscitate Johnson. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A representative of the St. Joseph County Coroner Office was contacted and per protocol, the St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit was activated and is handling the investigation.

An autopsy will be conducted and update will be provided when more information is available for release.

Anybody with information is asked to contact the St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit at 574-235-5009 or Michiana Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP.


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