Metro Homicide investigating shooting in Fremont Park area of South Bend

Shooting investigation in the Fremont Park area of South Bend // WSBT 22 photo

South Bend police responded to a reported shooting Wednesday afternoon in the 1900 block of Fremont Street. That's the Fremont Park area on the city's northwest side.

Police now say St. Joseph County Metro Homicide has taken over the investigation.

Officers were called to the scene after ShotSpotter picked up the sound of gunfire.

They then learned a 23-year-old victim was taken to the hospital in an unknown vehicle right after the shooting happened. He is listed in critical condition, say police.

We'll bring you more updates as soon as they become available.

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