Coroner identifies man killed in Tuesday night shooting

Police: Man shot & killed in Evansville Tuesday night
Coroner identifies man killed in Tuesday night shooting
Published: Aug. 9, 2022 at 10:37 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 10, 2022 at 10:00 AM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - A man was shot and killed on East Mulberry Street near Kentucky Avenue.

That happened around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday.

Officers say they found the victim inside the doorway of a home.

They say the victim was in critical condition and died at the hospital.

The Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office identified the man as 35-year-old Ronald Eugene Eastwood Jr.

Authorities say it appears Eastwood was inside the home when he was shot.

Officers tell us they received information that there were possibly two suspects.

They say at least one of the suspects was wearing all blacks and had a ski mask on.

This is an active investigation.

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