Coroner: Both victims in Evansville shooting died from single gunshot wounds

2 people are dead after Saturday morning shooting

Coroner: Both victims in Evansville shooting died from single gunshot wounds

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Two people are dead after an early morning shooting on Saturday.

The Evansville Police Department responded to a report of a shooting at Conoco Gas Station on the 1600 block of South Kentucky Avenue just before 4 a.m.

Police say they found a woman lying dead in the parking lot.

According to the news release, police were notified of two people at St. Vincent’s Hospital with gunshot wounds. Officers say the second victim succumbed to his wounds, and the third is in stable condition.

The Vanderburgh County Coroner Office says 20-year-old Mariah Strother died at the scene and 20-year-old Keijuan Baker died a short time later at St. Vincent Hospital.

Police say investigators believe that two suspects fled the scene before officers arrived. Officers say there are no descriptions of the suspects at this time.

EPD Sgt. Nick Winsett said that police don’t think anyone was targeted, and it could be a random act.

According to Vanderburgh County Coroner Steve Lockyear, the autopsies performed this weekend confirmed that both victims died from single gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact the Evansville Police Department’s Detective Office at 812-436-7979.

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