Teen shot in Vincennes, evidence of drug dealing found

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Vincennes police are investigating a shooting incident that left a 17-year-old male hospitalized over the weekend.

Saturday night, Vincennes police responded to a 911 call regarding a shooting in the 800 block of Shelby. Officers also arrived at Good Samaritan Hospital where the victim was taken by other juveniles. 

Police say all individuals involved ranged in age from 15 to 17, and parents were contacted due to their ages. 

During a search of the residence, three hand guns, a shotgun, a rifle, suspected marijuana and evidence of dealing in marijuana were obtained. 

A 15-year-old juvenile was taken into custody and is being held at the Southwest Indiana Regional Youth Village. The juvenile is facing charges of criminal recklessness, dangerous possession of a firearm and dealing in marijuana. 

The 17-year-old victim is currently listed in serious condition. 

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