Daugherty and Baker have a child together and shared the home on Pollace, until Daugherty was arrested on April 16 for felony domestic violence and strangulation. Daugherty was out on bail, and a no contact order was in place as a condition of his release.
When police arrived, they say they saw Daugherty behind the house holding two knives. They say Daugherty ran off and attempted to get into a house on 2045 Margybeth. Police say they told Daugherty to drop the knife in the driveway, but they say he refused and even told officers they would have to shoot him.
Officers say when Daugerty refused to drop the knife, one of the officers shot him in the chest. Daugherty was taken to a hospital for a single gun shot wound. His condition is unknown at this time, but he's expected to survive.
PREVIOUS: Evansville, IND.- Evansville Police confirm that an officer was involved in a shooting on the city's south east side.
This happened near the intersection of Margybeth Avenue and South Spring Street.
Information is limited a this time, (7pm CST) but we do know an unidentified man was taken to the hospital after being shot by an EPD officer.
That officer was not injured.
We do not know the condition of the man who was shot, or why police pulled the trigger.
This is the second officer involved shooting for the EPD in the month of April.
On April 4, Officer Ryan Winter fired a shot at 53-year-old Arthur Fingers after a high speed chase.
We will continue to follow