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Dylan Morgan's charges upped to murder after a weekend shooting

Morgan now faces charges of murder, reckless homicide, altering the scene of a death, obstruction of justice, possession of marijuana, and illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage.

Posted: Aug. 9, 2018 3:23 PM
Updated: Aug. 9, 2018 7:05 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - We have new details in a shooting that claimed the life of a Terre Haute man.

20-year-old Dylan Morgan appeared before Judge Roach on Thursday morning to face formal charges.

Police say he is responsible for killing 18-year-old Gage Eup at a home on Cleveland Avenue on Sunday morning.

Morgan now faces charges of murder, reckless homicide, altering the scene of a death, obstruction of justice, possession of marijuana, and illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage.

Morgan remains behind bars on no bond.

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A jury trial has been set for January 28th.

Police say Morgan originally reported that Eup shot himself.

Police say Morgan pointed the gun at Eup, and it went off.

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Officials say drugs and alcohol were involved.

Sabrei Neace, another suspect in the case, is preliminarily charged with obstruction of justice and maintaining a common nuisance.

She will face a judge next week.

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