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THE OFFICE OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY

Press Releases

The Elkhart County Homicide Unit is investigating a fatal shooting which occurred at approximately 4:30 p.m., on Friday, February 5, 2021, at the Marathon Gas Station at 1226 South Main Street in Elkhart. The victim of the shooting, Shamar Barnes,...
On December 18, 2020, at approximately 4:00 p.m., an officer of the Elkhart County Sheriff was dispatched to an address on Spring River Drive, Elkhart, Indiana, regarding a welfare check. Reportedly, Jeffrey A. Marvin (47 yrs.), and his two...
Alphonso L. James III, now 16, of South Bend, Indiana, was sentenced to 63 years in prison following his conviction for the 2018 murder of Jaren Minies of Elkhart, Indiana, when James was just 13 years of age. Judge Michael Christofeno identified...
In the early morning hours of October 9, 2011, an intruder broke into the home of the James and Linda Miller family in Goshen, Indiana, where he viciously attacked them, stabbing each multiple times, before pursing James outside and inflicting even...
On 12-17-2020 at around 7:30 p.m., Elkhart Police Department responded to shots fired in the area of 6th and Concord. Upon arrival, Rochad Washington, 41 years of age from Elkhart was found unconscious. The arriving officers rendered aid to...