EPD: Four victims shot, person of interest questioned


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Evansville Police Sergeant Anna Gray said four people were shot Thursday evening and a person of interest was taken in for questioning.

Dispatch said at least one gunshot victim was found in the area of Highway 41 and Riverside in Evansville.

Dispatch said the call came in around 5:46 p.m. Thursday in the area of Shadewood and Riverside when an officer heard shots.

Police believe there was a fight before the shooting happened.

Police said they took one person to police headquarters for questioning.

Witnesses were also questioned.

We’re told all four victims were taken to the hospital and their conditions are unknown.

Police do not believe there is a threat to the public.

If you have any information, you’re asked to call police at 812-436-7979 or the WeTip Line at 1-800-78-Crime.

We are working to get more information and will keep you updated on air and online.

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