Man Wanted in Shooting, Extradited to Newton County

Man Wanted in Shooting, Extradited to Newton County

A Pembroke Township man will be heading to Newton County, Indiana to face attempted murder and other charges after waiving his right to an extradition hearing in Kankakee County Court this week.  36 year old Demiah Wright was wanted in the Hoosier state in connection with the shooting of a man in a pickup truck at the Oaks Mobile Home Park in Lincoln Township in 2018.  The victim crashed into a home before being taken to the hospital in serious condition.   Wright was arrested last week in Kankakee County.  He and two other Pembroke man have been charged in the shooting.  The Daily Journal reports one is awaiting trail the other has pleaded guilty to lesser charges.

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