VANDERBURGH CO, Ind (WEHT) – A Henderson man is facing charges of possessing a handgun without a license after police say he fired shots in a parking lot behind an Evansville business early Saturday morning.
Police say they were called to the area of Chaser’s Bar and Grill just before 3 a.m. and found Anthony Eddnesit Antia, 26, standing next to a vehicle behind Smitty’s Italian Steakhouse. Police also found spent shell casings and live rounds on the ground next to the vehicle.
According to a media report, police obtained a search warrant and found a handgun in Antia’s vehicle.
Antia was taken to the Vanderburgh County Jail, where he was later released.
(This story was originally published on April 25, 2021)