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EPD Looking for Bar Shooter


Evansville Police are looking for the person who fired shots at a local bar, wounding a man. 

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The EPD said officers were called to Rick’s Sports Bar at 1531 S. Green River Road at about 10:00 Sunday night.

In a release, Sgt. Nick Winsett said the victim had been taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound to his right arm before police arrived.

Witnesses told officers a fight was taking place on the parking lot when the suspect fired several rounds inside and at a crowd of people.

The EPD said investigators found bullet holes in the drywall on the inside of the bar. At least one vehicle was also hit with bullets on the parking lot.

The victim is expected to survive his wound.

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