EPD: 15-year-old shot in the face

EPD: 15-year-old shot in the face

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - Evansville Police Sergeant Mark Saltzman tells us a 15-year-old was shot in the face Friday night.

It happened around 9 p.m. in the area of Garvin and Jackson.

They aren't releasing the victim's name because he is a juvenile.

The victim told officers he was with a group of people, just walking, and was suddenly shot. He says he doesn't know who shot him.

Sergeant Saltzman says the teen ran up to a nearby car and asked for help. The female driver, who he doesn't know, took him to the hospital, where he's being treated.

We're told he doesn't appear to have life threatening injuries.

They don't have any leads on suspects at this point.

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