Suspect in Custody After Early Morning Shooting Near Bosse Field

A suspect has been taken into custody following an early morning shooting near Bosse Field in Evansville.

Posted: Jan 27, 2021 6:28 AM
Updated: Jan 27, 2021 12:35 PM

Evansville Police are investigating a Wednesday morning shooting near Bosse Field.

According to EPD, officers responded to the shots-fired call at 23 Don Mattingly Way around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday after members of the Evansville Fire Department, who were on a call nearby, called 911.

Before officers arrived, EFD located a non-responsive victim with a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim was transported to a local hospital, but their condition is unknown at this time.

Officers investigated the scene and were able to recover a weapon, taking 23-year-old Brent Ferguson into custody shortly after. Ferguson is being charged with Aggravated Battery.

Stay with 44News as we provide updates to this story.

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