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.