Elkhart teenager suspect in Eddie Johnson homicide case
Posted: 05/10/2013 at 7:35 pm
By: Sharon Hernandez
The Elkhart Police Department has obtained a search warrant for Leeshawn Nathaniel Rodgers, 19, of Elkhart for the murder of Eddie Johnson.
Rodgers is considered armed and dangerous, according to a press release from police.
Johnson was shot and killed near the corner of Cleveland and Sixth streets on the south side of Elkhart. He was rushed to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The Elkhart County coroner said Johnson had died of multiple gunshot wounds, without giving out more details because of ongoing investigation.
Anyone with more information related to this case can call Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP, or the Elkhart Police Department at 295-7070.