Michigan City Police Detectives have been working tirelessly over the past several days attempting to locate the suspects responsible for the April 5th shooting death of Sirus Scott. Over the course of the investigation, Detective/Sergeant Royce Williams was able to secure charges on two individuals.
On Tuesday, 20 year old Christopher Deal, of Michigan City was arrested and charged with Aiding, Inducing, or Causing Murder. Deal is currently being held at the La Porte County Jail with no bond.
Yesterday, 22 year old Mark A. Wright Jr., of Michigan City was arrested after a short foot pursuit in the area of Lafayette Street and South Street. Wright is currently being held at the La Porte County Jail with no bond. Both suspects will have initial court hearings on Tuesday April 14th.