Police Investigate Saturday Morning Shooting

Evansville Police are investigating a shooting on the city's South Side Saturday.

Posted: Oct 3, 2020 10:58 PM
Updated: Oct 4, 2020 10:20 AM

Evansville Police are investigating a shooting on the city's South Side Saturday.

Police say they responded to the 2700 Block of Lodge Avenue for a shots fired call around 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

Police say the caller heard a gunshot in the hallway of the apartment building.

Officers say when they arrived, they found a victim with a gunshot wound in her chest.

Police say the shooting appears to stem from an earlier confrontation between the victims son and the suspect where the suspect robbed him of his cell phone.

Evansville Police are working to find the suspect and ask anyone with information to contact them immediately.

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