Suspect arrested in Anderson fatal shooting

Posted at 8:45 PM, May 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-10 11:45:27-04

ANDERSON, Ind. – An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of a man outside an Anderson home Tuesday evening.

Anderson Police said 25-year-old Montez McCloud was shot multiple times in the yard of a house in the 1700 block of Jefferson Street.

Detectives believe it was the home of the shooting suspect.

Officers began questioning a possible suspect soon after the incident happened and witnesses were questioned at police headquarters.

James Stewart, 30, was arrested Tuesday night on a preliminary charge of murder. Police believe Stewart shot McCloud multiple times.

Police say some type of fight took place between McCloud and two women, leading to the shooting.

If you have any information on this case, call Anderson Police at (765) 648-6715.