Residence, Vehicle Struck by Gunfire in Owensboro

The Owensboro Police Department says an occupied home and an unoccupied vehicle were both struck by gunfire on Sunday evening.

Posted: Oct 12, 2020 10:42 AM

Around 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, Owensboro Police Department officers responded to the 2200 block of West 8th Street for a firearm discharge.

According to OPD, an occupied residence was struck one time by gunfire and an unoccupied vehicle was also struck, but no injuries were reported as a result.

Detectives are still investigating the incident. Anyone with more information has been asked to call OPD at 270-687-8888 or to leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.

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