EPD Investigating Shooting Near Green River Road

On Tuesday morning, EPD officers responded to a 911 call stating that a man had been shot and was at a Thorton's on Green River Road.

Posted: Feb 23, 2021 9:59 AM

On Tuesday morning, EPD officers responded to a 911 call stating that a man had been shot and was at a Thorton's on Green River Road.

Officers met with the victim who suffered a non-life threatening gunshot injury to his knee cap. The victim told detectives he came to Evansville to pick up a friend, and while he was waiting for her, five males approached his car and began shooting. 

After speaking with the victim, officers located a crime scene near Green River Road at the 500 block of South Derby. There, the officers located multiple shell casings.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment and was unable to give a description of any of the suspects.

The investigation is on-going. Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to contact the Evansville Police Department's Detectice Office at 812-436-7979, or you can contact the WeTip Line at 1-800-78-CRIME.

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