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Child shot in Brown County over weekend
Updated on: 03.18.13

 

 

 

 

A child was reportedly shot in the stomach in Brown County Sunday evening and airlifted to an Indianapolis hospital.

According to the Brown County Sheriff’s log, a woman in the 6300 block of Spearsville Road called 911 at 5:51 p.m. She requested an ambulance for a 3-year-old child who had been shot in the stomach.

A medical helicopter landed at the Fruitdale Fire Department in Bean Blossom at 6:32 p.m. About 10 minutes later, the helicopter departed for Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, according to the log.

Police have not yet released the name of the child. The condition of the child and circumstances surrounding the shooting are also unknown at this point.

Indiana State Police will be handling the investigation. A public information officer out of the ISP Bloomington post will be issuing a news release this morning with addition details about the shooting.

 

 

 

 

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William Emmett Fisher, 73, Elizabethtown
  Father of William “Mark” (Marissa) Fisher of Nashville

Margaret (Stanley) Whitaker, 80, Morgantown
  Wife of Rawlins Whitaker of Morgantown

Ival 'Max' Skinner, 85, White Springs, Florida,
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