ELKHART — An autopsy on Jesse L. Bowen, 21, today, April 17, showed that he died Monday of a single gunshot wound to the chest, according to John White, Elkhart County coroner.
The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department was called to 56649 Best Ave., in Baugo Township, at 10:48 p.m. Monday. Detectives were called to the scene to help in the investigation, according to sheriff’s Capt. James Bradberry.
Elkhart County police released the name of the victim Tuesday afternoon.
A neighbor who witnessed the incident has been told by police not to give any information on the shooting.