Preliminary charges include underage drinking, theft and possession of a handgun without a permit.
In a second press conference related to a 3-year-old boy’s accidental death by a gunshot wound, Sgt. Chris Snyder of the Elkhart Police Department shared details of the case and said it’s still under investigation. Watch the press conference here.
The fire was called in at 6:19 p.m., according to emergency dispatchers.