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Man shot during home invasion in Evansville

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A victim of a home invasion near downtown Evansville has been shot and police are looking for the suspects.

It happened around 11:00 p.m. Thursday night at 1213 Judson Street near Culver Elementary School.

Police tell us three men entered the home and tried to rob the people who lived there but the robbers met resistance. That's when a resident was shot in the arm and the suspects took off.

Dewayne Esters, 37, was taken to St. Mary's Medical Center with a non life threatening injury.

There were also three children and a woman inside the home at the time who were not hurt.

If you know anything about this crime, call the Evansville Police Dept. at 436-7979.

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