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Police: 1 person hospitalized following shooting at Evansville home

Published: Jul. 24, 2021 at 2:37 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 24, 2021 at 6:24 PM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - One person was sent to the hospital after a shooting occurred at a home in Evansville on Saturday.

Vanderburgh County Dispatch says crews responded to a report of shots fired on the 1800 block of McConnell Avenue just before 2:20 p.m.

According to the Evansville Police Department, an armed suspect entered the residence and exchanged gunfire with the homeowner. Police say the suspect was shot and taken to the hospital.

Officers tell 14 News the extent of the person’s injuries are unknown at this time, but is expected to survive.

We will update this story once more information is available.

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