MARION, Ind. (WISH) — Police have arrested a Marion man in connection with the shooting death of a Gas City woman.
According to the Marion Police Department, Austin Smith was arrested for reckless homicide in the shooting death of 19-year-old Annalysa McMillan.
McMillan was driving a vehicle Tuesday night in the area of Mason Boulevard and Baldwin Avenue in Marion when she was shot. Smith was a passenger in McMillan’s vehicle at the time of the shooting.
Investigators discovered one round from an AR-15-style rifle had been shot from inside McMillan’s vehicle.
Autopsy results showed McMillan was struck by a single gunshot to her back. Smith, who was in possession of the rifle was seated behind McMillan, police say.
Smith was arrested for criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon and reckless homicide.
Two other passengers in the vehicle at the time of the shooting were not injured.