Arrest made after Friday afternoon shooting in Kokomo

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KOKOMO (WISH) – Police make an arrest in a Friday afternoon shooting just north of downtown Kokomo.

One person was flown to an Indianapolis hospital via helicopter on Friday after the shooting, police officials in Kokomo said.

The shooting happened around 1:30 p.m.

24-Hour News 8 news partner the Kokomo Tribune reports it happened in the 800 block of North Main Street.

Police have arrested 46-year-old Bruce Tharp for primarily charges of attempted murder. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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