One dead in South Bend American Legion shooting


One man is dead after a shooting at the American Legion Post 284 just outside of South Bend.

St. Joe County Police were called to the post on Grant Street just after 11:30 p.m. on Friday night.

When police arrived, they found one man shot just inside of the bar. Police attempted CPR, but were not successful.

Witnesses inside the bar were able to hold down the suspected shooter until police arrived.

Police continued to interview witnesses on scene, and down at the police station. Metro Homicide has taken over the investigation.

No word on the victim’s identity.

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