Police investigating overnight shooting

It happened around 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday night.

Posted: Dec. 19, 2018 2:03 AM
Updated: Dec. 19, 2018 8:22 AM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Police are investigating an overnight shooting in Terre Haute.

It happened around 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday night.

Terre Haute Police say they were assisting a West Terre Haute Police Officer with a chase. Police say the chase ended at 10th Street and Wabash Avenue. 

That's where police say the driver got out of the vehicle with a gun and shots were exchanged.

Police say the 24-year-old male driver died at the scene. The name of the driver has not been released. 

The scene was immediately secured. No officers were injured. 

As of now, the investigation is being handled by Indiana State Police.

An autopsy is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Wednesday. 

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