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Gunshot Wound to Head Sends One to Evansville Hospital; Incident Under Investigation

Evansville Police are searching for answers in an early morning shooting. The victim was taken to an area hospital with a gunshot wound to the head.

Posted: Aug 10, 2020 10:15 AM
Updated: Aug 10, 2020 10:51 AM

Evansville Police are investigating an early morning shooting that sent one person to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the head.

Multiple 911 calls coming in just after midnight Monday morning reporting a man had been shot near Wall Street and Evans Avenue in Evansville. Officers responding to the area found the man had been shot twice, once in the head and also in the leg.

The victim was still breathing but was unresponsive when he was taken to an area hospital. There are no suspects at this time. Investigators recovered multiple shell casings from the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Evansville Police or call the anonymous WeTip Hot-line at 1-800-87-CRIME.

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