Police arrest South Bend man in fatal McClellan St. shooting

McClellan St shooting
McClellan St shooting(WPTA)
Published: Dec. 13, 2021 at 12:39 PM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - Officers say a South Bend man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a 37-year-old man in Fort Wayne in early November.

Police say they were called to the 5300 block of McClellan Street around 11 p.m. on Nov. 5 on reports of a shooting. When they arrived, they found Tremaine Junior Barnett with gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead shortly after.

Monday morning, FWPD sent a news release saying 33-year-old Robert Dashon James of South Bend was arrested in the case on a preliminary charge of murder. They say he was arrested without incident in South Bend.

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