Shooting investigation near downtown Evansville - 14 News, WFIE, Evansville, Henderson, Owensboro

Shooting investigation near downtown Evansville

Posted: Updated:

Police are investigating a shooting near downtown Evansville. 

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday near Morton Avenue and Gum Street.

Investigators say a man was walking along when he was shot by a stranger who was driving by.

The suspect got away in a dark colored vehicle.

The 19-year-old victim was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound in the leg. His injury is not believed to be life threatening.

Police say the victim in the case would not provide any details to officers.

Copyright 2013 WFIE. All rights reserved.

 

Powered by WorldNow