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Police find Lafayette art teacher found dead on front porch

Posted: 3:05 PM, Oct 13, 2016
Updated: 2016-10-15 11:07:48-04
Lafayette art teacher found shot to death

LAFAYETTE, Ind. – An art teacher at an elementary school in Lafayette was found dead at her home Wednesday evening.

Lafayette police responded to a report of shots fired near the 1300 block of Ridgeway Avenue around 8:25 p.m. 

Officers investigated and found the body of a woman on the property. The coroner identified the victim as Kristi Redmon.

The superintendent of the Lafayette School Corporation confirmed that Redmon was a teacher at Elgelea Elementary and Miami Elementary.

Superintendent Les Huddle said students, parents and teachers were informed of Redmon’s death Thursday morning.

The case remains under investigation.

If you have any information on this case, call the Lafayette WeTip Hotline at (800) 782-7463.