Police arrest two kids for shooting a Garrett man

Two boys, one a resident of Garrett, and the other a Fort Wayne resident, were taken into custody on Wednesday by the Garrett Police Department in connection to Monday's shooting on Keyser Street in Garrett.

Posted: Sep 6, 2019 4:05 PM

GARRETT, Ind. (WFFT) - Two boys, one a resident of Garrett, and the other a Fort Wayne resident, were arrested on Wednesday by the Garrett Police Department in connection to Monday's shooting on Keyser Street in Garrett.

On Monday around 10:40 p.m. , the Garrett Police Department responded to a call from the 400 block of E. Keyser St, about a man who was shot by a gun.

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Police say when they arrived to the area the male victim, Thomas R. Bryant of Garrett, was already receiving treatment for his wound.

Police say they were unable to locate the suspects that night of the shooting.

The adult male victim sustained serious injuries as a result of the incident and was transported to a Fort Wayne area hospital for treatment, and currently remains hospitalized.

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Investigators say once they found the two suspects, both boys and their parents were brought in for questioning.

Both boys were transported to the Allen County Juvenile Detention Center.

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