Shooting in Brownsburg neighborhood leads to arrest
BROWNSBURG, Ind. – Police arrested 62-year-old Pittsboro resident Bryan Bastin on Friday night for attempted murder after a shooting in Brownsburg.
Police were dispatched to the scene in the 500 block of Locust Lane at about 6:55 p.m.
When officers arrived, they were told Bastin had left the scene in a white Cadillac westbound on Tilden Road. Pittsboro officers later spotted a vehicle matching the description, conducted a traffic stop and took the suspect into custody.
Police say the victim, who suffered a gunshot wound to his arm, was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.
The police department believes the victim and suspect are acquainted in some manner. Witness testimony claims a verbal altercation preceded the shooting.