Middletown police Chief David Birk said one of the suspects was hit by the gunfire. Birk said it is unknown if the suspects had a connection to the residents, but the investigation is ongoing.
James Payne II, Marquice Grandberry, and Jonathan Smith, all from Muncie, are charged with aggravated robbery. One of the individuals is in custody in Muncie and the other two individuals are seeking medical treatment at a nearby hospital.
The Middletown Division of Police would like to extend our appreciation for the assistance we received from the Muncie Indiana Police Department during this investigation. Anyone with further information about the incident is encouraged to contact Detective Brook McDonald 513-425-7745.
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