Teens arrested in fatal Central Park shooting

first_img Twitter (Photo supplied/Marissa Zimney) The following is the full release from the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office:Daniel Allen Charged with Murder, Attempted Murder in Central Park Shooting;Second Individual ArrestedSt. Joseph County –The St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office filed charges againstDaniel Allen, 17 years old of South Bend, in connection with a St. Joseph County MetroHomicide (CMHU) investigation. He is charged in the December 15, 2020, fatal shootingof Vincenzo Trozzy (Central Park, Mishawaka).He is charged with:Count I: Murder a FelonyCount II: Attempted Robbery Resulting a Level 2 Felonyin Serious Bodily InjuryCount III: Attempted Murder a Level 1 FelonyA Felony Firearm Sentencing Enhancement was also filed in this cause number.Mr. Allen was arrested on January 4, 2021 and booked into the St. Joseph County Jail inconnection with this investigation.Probable cause was found. Defendant was ordered held without bond and remains in thecustody of the St. Joseph County Jail. He is scheduled to appear before a St. JosephCounty Magistrate this afternoon at 1:00 p.m. (Traffic & Misdemeanor Courtroom, 1855Courthouse, 112 S. Lafayette Blvd, South Bend).Please see attached Criminal Information and Supplemental Affidavit in Support ofProbable Cause.A second individual, Tayshawn Malczynski, 16 of South Bend, was also arrestedyesterday afternoon in connection with this investigation and subsequently booked into theSt. Joseph County Jail on preliminary suspicion of Murder, Attempted Murder, andAttempted Robbery; he remains in custody there. His arrest is still under review by the St.Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office and no formal criminal charges have been filed as ofthe issuance of this release.The sentencing range for Murder is 45 to 65 years. The sentencing range for a Level 2Felony is 10 to 30 years. The sentencing range for a Level 1 Felony is 20 to 40 years. AFelony Firearm Sentencing can add an additional 5 to 20 years to the conviction of theunderlying offense.Please be advised that the charges filed against Daniel Allen are merely accusations andthat he is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. Please be advised thatTayshawn Malczynski was arrested and booked into the St. Joseph County Jail onpreliminary suspicion only and that he is presumed innocent until and unless charged andconvicted in a court of law. By Carl Stutsman – January 7, 2021 0 375 Facebook Google+ Google+ Twitter Previous articleBerrien County COVID case numbers improvingNext articleDowagiac man arrested for shooting car Carl Stutsman IndianaLocalNewsSouth Bend Market Pinterest WhatsApp Teens arrested in fatal Central Park shooting Pinterest Facebook WhatsApplast_img read more