SAINT JOSEPH COUNTY, IN. (THECOUNT) — Rhema Shekinah Harris, of Memphis, Tennessee, has been identified as the victim in a Sunday fatal shooting in St. Joseph County, Indiana.

Harris, 28, was killed in a suspected drive-by shooting in Mishawaka Sunday night.


According to reports, police responded to a call of shots fired in the 1900 block of Milburn Boulevard in Mishawaka. When they arrived, Harris was found suffering from gunshot injuries.

Police scanner traffic indicated a man in a silver vehicle fired multiple shots at Harris in an exposed back area of the home.

Harris was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead of gunshot wounds to the chest.

No arrests have been made as of Monday morning. No suspect or motive information was provided by police.

Anyone with possible information about the deadly incident call Mishawaka police at 574-258-1684 or Crime Stoppers at 574-288-STOP.

According to Facebook, Harris was the daughter of Memphis Minister Lamont Harris.


Geo quick facts: St. Joseph County, commonly called St. Joe County by locals, is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of Census 2010, the population was 266,931, making it the fifth-most populous county in Indiana. Formed in 1830, it was named for the St. Joseph River which flows through it toward Lake Michigan – Wikipedia.