Police looking for suspect in Morganfield, Ky shooting - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Police looking for suspect in Morganfield, Ky shooting

MORGANFIELD, KY (WFIE) - Police say a drug deal gone bad led to a shooting in Morganfield, KY.

It happened Thursday night near the intersection of west O'Bannon and Ray Street.

Officers say the victim, Cyril Wilson, was in a car with three other men when the suspect walked up and shot Wilson.

Wilson asked to get out of the car; the three men drove away.

Officers say Wilson called them and said he'd been shot.  He was found collapsed on a driveway in the 300 block of east Geiger Street.

Wilson was taken by helicopter to a local hospital.

According to Morganfield Police,  he was able to tell them that the three men may be headed to Evansville.  Their car was found around 4 am Friday in the 1300 block of Lombard.

Officers say the three men are considered witnesses and not suspects.

If you have any information on the suspect, you're asked to call Morganfield Police.

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