SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The Latest on a south Bend shooting that left two people dead and two others wounded (all times local):

6:59 p.m.

South Bend police have identified two people who died from apparent gunshot wounds and two others who have been critically injured.

Police responding to shooting reports late Wednesday found 25-year-old Anton James Jr. dead inside a vehicle that had crashed and 29-year-old Damon Bethel dead nearby.

The St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit says 24-year-old Alyssa Sanchez and 34-year-old were hospitalized in critical condition Thursday evening.

Neighbors say they heard a barrage of gunshots that sounded like fireworks about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Two men were arrested at the scene, one on a drug charge, the other on a weapons charge.


11:19 a.m.

South Bend police say two people were fatally shot and two others were wounded in an overnight shooting in the northern Indiana city.

Officers called to the scene late Wednesday found a crashed car with a dead person inside with apparent gunshot wounds. Another person was found dead nearby, also with apparent gunshot wounds.

Two other people wounded in the shooting were taken to a local hospital in critical condition.

WSBT-TV reports neighbors say they heard a barrage of gunshots that sounded like fireworks about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Two men were arrested at the scene, one on a drug charge, the other on a felon in possession of a firearm charge.

Investigators are still attempting to identify the two people who died and determine their cause of death.