Woman shot during home invasion in Elkhart
One person was shot during a home invasion Monday evening in the south side of Elkhart.
ELKHART — A woman was shot during a home invasion Monday evening, Oct. 7
Elkhart police and fire units were called at about 8:40 p.m. to the 500 block of Herrold Avenue to reports of a shooting.
A woman was taken to Elkhart General Hospital with a gunshot wound to her foot. A man who was hit in the head was also taken to the hospital.
The two adults and a young girl were the only people in the house Monday evening when the home invasion happened, said Sgt. Travis Snider of the Elkhart Police Department.
The girl was not injured during the incident, Snider said.
Police blocked the house off with tape as they continued their investigation.