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Mt. Vernon man in custody after wife suffers gunshot wound

Indiana State Police are currently investigating shooting involving Mt. Vernon couple. 

Around 9:10 Sunday morning, Posey County Dispatch received a call regarding a female being shot on Walnut Street in Mt. Vernon.  Police arrived and identified the shooting victim. She was transported to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville where she is currently being treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound. Her husband, 48-year-old Rodney Givens, was taken into custody.

This is an on-going investigation and additional information will be released as it becomes available.

Indiana State Police is still investigating, along with Mt. Vernon Police and Posey County Sheriff’s Department.

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(This story was originally published May 20, 2018)


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