Early Sunday morning, the South Bend Police Department (SBPD) received a report of gunshots fired outside of Kelly’s Pub, located at 1150 Mishawaka Ave. Officers were dispatched to the address and located one male adult victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The deceased victim has been identified as 27 year old Brandon D. Williams of Niles, Michigan, and his family has been notified. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday morning, June 24th, in Fort Wayne. Ten additional gunshot wound victims have been identified, and were treated at area hospitals. At the time of this release, five patients remain at the hospitals in stable condition. All others have been treated and released. According to witness accounts and limited video from the area, the parking lots immediately surrounding the pub were congested with cars and a crowd of approximately 75-100 individuals at the time of the shooting. While several witnesses have been interviewed at the County Metro Homicide Unit, this is an active and on-going investigation. Investigators are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident, or anyone there at the time of the shooting, to contact the County Metro Homicide Unit at 235-5009 or Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP. At the time of this release, no arrests have been made.
June 24th, 2019|Local News|