The death late Monday night of 21-year-old Jesse Bowen has been ruled a homicide, according to John White, Elkhart County coroner.
After an autopsy, White says Bowen died from a single gunshot wound to the chest.
Officers were called to Bowen's home in the 56000 block of Best Avenue just before 11 p.m.
Capt. James Bradberry released Bowen's name Tuesday afternoon and noted the sheriff's department death investigation is continuing.
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