Evansville Police are investigating after a person is shot in the leg

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) — Evansville Police are investigating after they received back-to-back calls on Sunday night that they say were connected to each other.

Around 10, officers were called to a report of shots fired near the intersection of Enlow Avenue and Stringtown Road.

About a minute later, they received another call from a resident in the 300 block of E. Tennessee, saying there was a gunshot victim there.

Police say there were a number of people congregated in the area when they arrived, and that they found shell casings and blood in the street.

The victim was transported to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg.

The injury is considered non-life-threatening.

Right now, there are no suspects in custody.

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(This story was originally published on October 4, 2020)

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