Woman suffers gunshot wound to the head, police search for suspect

It happened around 8:30 Wednesday night at a home on 3742 E. Beulah Avenue.

Posted: Oct 31, 2018 9:29 PM
Updated: Oct 31, 2018 11:20 PM

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - The Vigo County Sheriff's Office is investigating after they say a woman was shot.

It happened around 8:30 Wednesday night at a home on 3742 E. Beulah Avenue.

That is north of the Wigwam Skating Center.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they said they found the female victim with a gunshot wound to the head.

They said she was talking to them when they arrived.

She was transported to Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. Her current condition is unclear at this time.

Sheriff Greg Ewing says this appears to be a domestic situation.

According to the victim's father, he heard arguing and then heard gunshots. When he went to check, he found her laying on the floor.

Police are actively searching for a suspect in the shooting.

At this time, they are not releasing any names or a description of the suspect.

We will continue to follow this story and bring you more information as soon as it becomes available.

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