EPD: Man Arrested on Charges of Attempted Murder and Battery with a Firearm

Evansville Police arrested 32-year-old Chris D. McGuire on Attempted Murder and Battery with a Firearm charges following a Friday night shooting.

Police were called to the 1100 block of S Lincoln Park Dr around 9:00 p.m. for a “shots fired” complaint.

Officers arrived and found Charles J. Reynolds in a parking lot.

Reynolds had a gunshot wound to the head. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. His current condition is not being released.

Officers were able to get suspect information and quickly located McGuire near the scene.

McGuire was armed with a handgun when police detained him, but was taken into custody without incident.

Initial information indicated that McGuire and Reynolds knew each other and had been hanging out at an apartment Friday evening.

The two got into an argument and went out to the parking lot.

The shooting happened as the argument continued outside.

Anyone with information is asked to call EPD at (812) 436-7896 or WeTip at 1-800-782-7463.


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