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Woman Killed, Young Suspect Arrested


It happened at a Southeast Side Apartment Complex

An Evansville woman is dead and a young suspect is in custody after a shooting at an Evansville apartment complex. WNIN’s John Gibson reports:

The Vanderburgh County Coroner has identified the victim as 24-year-old Bre’osha Suggs.

She was found wounded in the 1300 block of Savannah Drive in the Savannah Gardens apartment complex at about 6:30 last (Tues) night.

In a release, EPD Sgt. Anna Gray said Suggs was taken to a local hospital but later succumbed to her injuries.

Gray says officers arrested a juvenile suspect on a preliminary charge of Reckless Homicide.

The young suspect’s name has not been released.

There was no word on the circumstances that led to the shooting.

An autopsy was scheduled for this (Wed) evening.