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ISP investigating shooting in Pike Co.

Published: Oct. 14, 2021 at 9:09 AM CDT
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PIKE CO., Ind. (WFIE) - Indiana State Police reported a man was shot in a drive-by shooting in Pike County.

It happened around 2 a.m. Thursday in the 3000 block of West River Road, which is north of Petersburg.

Troopers said the victim was inside a mobile home when several rounds were fired at it.

They said a 48-year-old man, identified as Corey Underhill, was inside the home and was shot in the back.

Troopers said a neighbor called 911, and the man was taken to an Evansville hospital, but by noon, he had been released.

14 News spoke with Underhill’s father who said that he was doing as well as they could possibly hope physically, but mentally, he was still shaken up by what happened.

State Police Public Information Officer Sgt. Todd Ringle said as of Thursday afternoon, they did not know why the attack had happened.

“At this point, we don’t have any arrest,” Sgt. Ringle said. “We are looking into a few leads, and we would encourage anyone with information about this incident to contact the State Police.”

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Indiana State Police at 812-867-2079 or call 911. You can remain anonymous.

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