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Shooting Suspect in Custody after Saturday Morning Shooting

A suspect is in custody after a shooting Saturday morning. It happened on the block of 1600 of Rosemont Drive just before 3:30 am. Officers were called with a report that a male was knocking on the resident's door. That man was later identified as Jeremy Elder Jr.

When officers arrived, they were able to located Elder, who had an active warrant and was named a person of interest in two shooting on July 17, 2020. Elder was then taken into custody. 

The current charges filed with the Allen County Prosecutor's Office are Criminal Recklessness with a Deadly Weapon and Battery with a Deadly Weapon.

The reported shootings are under investigation. 

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Tony Betton Jr.

Tony Betton Jr. is the ABC21 weekend morning anchor/producer and serves as a multimedia journalist during the week. He is an Atlanta native and Georgia State University graduate. You can follow him on Instagram and Twitter (@TonyBettonJrTV) and on Facebook (@TonyBettonJrNews).

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