Victim identified in Evansville homicide

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The victim of a homicide in Evansville has been identified.

The Vanderburgh County Coroner says 33-year-old Meghan Jewes of Evansville died from a single gunshot wound Saturday.

Just before 7 p.m. Saturday, Evansville police responded to a crash at Kentucky Ave. and Keck Ave.

Police say on arrival, they could tell Jewes was likely deceased.

The case is now being investigated as a homicide.

Anyone who has information on this incident is asked to contact the Evansville Police Department at 812-436-7979, or the We Tip Line at 1-800-78-CRIME.

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(This story was originally published on November 1, 2020)

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