Police Investigating Murder After Shooting Victim Dies in Terre Haute Shooting Incident

Terre Haute, Indiana – The Terre Haute Police Department is now conducting a murder investigation following a shooting incident that resulted in the death of one victim. The shooting took place on Tuesday at 12:25 a.m. in the 1800 block of S. Center Street, according to Terre Haute Police Public Information Officer Sgt. Justin Sears.

The victim, identified as Antonio M. Jones, succumbed to his injuries from the shooting. Sgt. Sears expressed condolences to Jones’ family and loved ones during this challenging time. A second victim injured in the incident is currently receiving treatment at a local hospital.

“Our Violent Crime Detectives have been working diligently to thoroughly investigate this incident,” stated Sears. “We are dedicated to bringing those responsible to justice and ensuring the safety of our community.” The investigation is ongoing, with more information expected to be released as progress allows.

Individuals with information about the incident are encouraged to contact Detective David Thompson at 812-244-2246. The community is urged to come forward with any relevant details that could aid in the investigation.

In the aftermath of this tragic event, the community is left reeling from the impact of senseless violence. As Terre Haute grapples with the loss of a member in their community, the authorities continue to work tirelessly to seek justice and provide closure for the victims’ families.

The incident serves as a stark reminder of the importance of community safety and the need for collaborative efforts to combat crime. As the investigation unfolds, the Terre Haute Police Department remains committed to upholding justice and ensuring the well-being of all residents.