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Man, Young Cousin Arrested for Shooting


EPD: Suspects attacked, robbed man in an apartment

An adult and a juvenile have been arrested following a shooting on Evansville’s East Side. WNIN’s John Gibson reports:

Police officers were dispatched to the 4900 block of Fairmont Avenue Tuesday morning in reference to a male who had been shot.

The EPD says he was taken to a local hospital with an apparent non-life-threatening wound.

A witness described two suspects with guns who had fled the scene on bicycles.

After a brief chase, police took the suspects into custody.

One suspect was identified as 26-year-old Lomante Williams. The other suspect was Williams’ juvenile cousin.

The shooting reportedly occurred during a robbery inside an apartment.