EPD searching for suspect in shooting near Rick’s Sports Bar

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Police are investigating after one person was shot in the chest at an Evansville bar.

According to Evansville Police Officers, the suspect and victim got into a fight in the parking lot at Rick’s Sports Bar.

It was just after 11:30 p.m. on South Green River Road.

Witnesses only gave police a vague description of the suspect.

The victim was responsive and told police he doesn’t know who shot him.

EPD says he’s expected to survive.

Original Story

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – One person has been shot in Evansville, and police are searching for who pulled the trigger.

Officers were called to Rick’s Sports Bar on South Green River Road just before 11:30 p.m. to check out a report of shots being fired.

When officers arrived they found one person with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Police said the person was taken to a hospital with injuries. The victim is expected to survive.

Police are still investigating and say they do not have anyone in custody.

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(This story was originally posted on October 21, 2019)

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