Kokomo woman charged with murder following Thursday shooting

A Kokomo woman has been charged with murder after police say she shot a 45-year-old man.

Posted: Jul. 2, 2018 7:43 AM

KOKOMO, Ind. (WLFI) — A Kokomo woman has been charged with murder after police said she shot a 45-year-old man.

According to invesigators, 20-year-old Ariana Justine Wagner shot and killed Yogi Olivarez on Thursday morning.

Kokomo Police were called to the intersection of Clinton Avenue and Kentucky Drive, for a report of an unresponsive man in a vehicle. That's where they found Olivarez, who was immediately taken to a local hospital, where he later died.

A second person, Joshua Allen Smith has been charged with assisting a criminal.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Kokomo Police Department.

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