Art teacher identified in fatal Lafayette shooting

(WLFI Photo)
(WLFI Photo)

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — An LSC art teacher was the victim of Wednesday night’s fatal Lafayette shooting, Lafayette police records confirm.

Kristi Redmon, 52, was found on the ground outside her Lafayette home on the 1300 block of Ridgeway Avenue. Police responded around 8 p.m. to a shots fired call and found Redmon dead.

Lafayette School Corporation has confirmed the passing of Redmon and officials are informing students and faculty Thursday. She has worked at Edgelea, Miami, Miller and Glen Acres elementary schools. Counselors will be made available at the schools for students.

Lafayette police detectives said the body was taken by the Tippecanoe County Coroner’s Office and results of an autopsy are expected Thursday afternoon.