MISHAWAKA — St. Joseph County Metro Homicide has confirmed a 13-year-old boy was shot and killed Tuesday night in an attempted home invasion.
It happened around 10 p.m. at the Hickory Village Apartment complex.
According to a release, officers pronounced the boy dead on scene.
Investigators spoke to witnesses and searched the apartment. They say the boy died during an attempted home invasion.
An investigation is still ongoing, and not many details are being released about what exactly happened.
Anyone with information is asked to contact St. Joseph County Metro Homicide at (574) 235-5009 or CrimeStoppers at (574) 288-STOP.