Two teen suspects now in custody in connection with 18-year-old Anderson man’s fatal shooting

Jalen Brown (left) and Tyrone Jones (right).

Jalen Brown (left) and Tyrone Jones (right).

ANDERSON, Ind.– Police in Anderson say two people have been arrested in connection with the shooting of an 18-year-old man.

Last week,  Officers were called to the 1800 block of West 21st Street around 5:20 p.m., where they found a teenager dead near the home’s driveway. He was identified as Shaolin Newsom, 18.

On Oct. 28, police arrested Tyrone Jones, 17, in connection with the case. He is facing a murder charge and will be tried as an adult. They had been searching for a person of interest, 17-year-old Jalen Brown, as well.

On Monday night, police took Brown into custody and he was preliminarily charged with murder.

He was booked into the Madison County Detention Center.

The investigation is ongoing and police urge anyone with information to call 765-648-6654.

Video from a previous CBS4 story:

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