Man charged with murder in connection to traffic accident shooting

Jerry Wayne Dulin II. (Source: Vanderburgh County Jail)
Jerry Wayne Dulin II. (Source: Vanderburgh County Jail)

A suspect has been arrested in a murder investigation in Evansville.

Jerry Wayne Dulin II, is in the Vanderburgh County Jail charged with murder.

Police say it happened Tuesday afternoon when they were called to a crash at New York and Sweetser.

There they found the victim, 35-year-old Donnie Dejarnett Jr. inside a Ford Expedition with gunshot wounds.

Witnesses tell police when they rushed to the SUV to see if anyone was injured, they saw Dulin point a gun into the vehicle and fire a shot. Dulin later admitted to police he shot Dejarnett.

Another man identified as Antonio Moss was also questioned but released.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.

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