Two teenagers killed by suspect running from police in Mishawaka

first_img Google+ Twitter Twitter (“Police Line / Police Tape” by Tony Webster, CC BY 2.0) A fatal crash that happened Wednesday evening in Mishawaka was the result of a suspect running from police.Below is the full release from the St. Joseph County Prosecutors Office:St. Joseph County – Yesterday evening at approximately 8:00 p.m., Mishawaka PoliceDepartment officers were dispatched to the 500 block of E. 12th St. where a door had beenkicked in at a residence. Officers engaged in a foot pursuit with a male near that addresswho they then saw get into the back seat of a silver Pontiac Grand Prix. Officers pursuedthe Pontiac for less than a minute when the Pontiac, traveling westbound on 13th St., struck a Chevrolet Cavalier traveling south on Spring St. Two males were seen fleeing on foot from the Pontiac, and a female passenger in the Pontiac remained on scene and cooperated with investigators. At this time, the driver of the Pontiac is unknown.Both occupants of the Cavalier were taken to the hospital where they were subsequentlypronounced deceased. They have been positively identified as Clayton McClish, M/W 19years old of Osceola, and Elizabeth Johnson, F/W 18 years old of Mishawaka.The St. Joseph County Fatal Crash Team (FACT) was activated, per protocol, to assistwith the investigation. This remains an active and on-going investigation. Anyone withinformation is asked to call FACT at 574-235-9514 or Crime Stoppers at 288-STOP Two teenagers killed by suspect running from police in Mishawaka WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook By Carl Stutsman – December 3, 2020 2 484 IndianaLocalNews Pinterest Google+ Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleSilver Beach Hotel has licenses suspended for violating COVID-19 state mandateNext articleLou Holtz honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom Carl Stutsmanlast_img read more