June 23, 2018

Author: NDSP

The St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit has alerted the Notre Dame Security Police Department that it is investigating a potential homicide that occurred in the parking lot of Governor Joseph Kernan Park.  The parking lot is adjacent to the McConnell Family Boathouse which is used by the Notre Dame rowing teams.  The incident occurred between 3:30 - 4:00 A.M. on Saturday, June 23, 2018. 

A second person was with the victim at the time of the incident and has not yet been located.  At this time, there is no suspect information available. 

If you have any information about this case, please contact the County Metro Homicide Unit at 574-235-5009.  Information can also be shared anonymously with Michiana Crime Stoppers at 574-288-STOP (7867) or via online tip at www.michianacrimestoppers.com

Safety Tips: 

If you become aware of a disturbance or fight, leave the area as quickly as possible and seek protection.  Once you have reached a place of safety, call 911.  If this is not possible, hide and seek shelter in a place where you will be safe until the danger has passed. 

Utilize safe transportation and travel in groups.  Be alert and aware of your surroundings.  Additional safety information and videos are available at http://ndsp.nd.edu/crime-prevention-and-safety/


St. Joseph County Metro Homicide  574-235-5009
South Bend Police Department   574-235-9263
Crime Stoppers   574-288-STOP (7867)
Notre Dame Security Police Department  574-631-5555

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