On Monday the LaPorte Police responded to a residence in the 1100 blk. of Clay St. in reference to a shooting. The female victim that was shot was flown to a hospital in Indianapolis. The current condition of the victim is that she is stable and appears that she will recover. The suspect, 37 year old Ronald Means was located in Griffith Indiana in Lake County around 3:30 PM on Tuesday and was taken into custody without incident. Mr. Means was booked into the LaPorte County Jail on the charges of Attempted Murder, Felon in Possession of Firearm, and an outstanding misdemeanor warrant. Mr. Means is innocent until proven guilty in court.
January 16th, 2019|Local News|