Murder investigation underway in Evansville

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – A murder investigation is underway after officers responded to a shots fired call Saturday night.

According to a police report, officers were sent to the 1000 block of Iowa Street around 6:11 p.m.

The police report lists the victim as a woman, but the coroner has not publicly identified her yet.

Police had part of the street blocked off with crime scene tape.

At least three different 911 calls were made.

Police reports show that officers were called to the home just hours before, around 4:19 p.m.

The victim told police that her ex-boyfriend was ramming his truck into her current boyfriend’s truck. She also told police that her ex used a saw to damage her boyfriend’s truck and tires.

Police said her ex-boyfriend left before they arrived on the scene. According to the police report, officers told her to get a protective order.

Dispatch said that this is an ongoing investigation and authorities won’t be releasing any more information until Monday.

UPDATE: Police confirm incident as murder-suicide.

This is a developing story.

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