GREENWOOD, Ind. — One person is dead after a van was fired upon while driving on County Line Road near Greenwood.
According to the Indiana State Police, the shooting occurred around 6:30 p.m. in the area of County Line Road and Interstate 65.
State police said an unidentified shooter fired upon the white work van which had two occupants inside: a female driver and a male passenger. Police said the male was struck by the gunfire and ended up being pronounced dead on scene. He was later identified as Richard Donnell Hamilton, 43.
State police said the driver of the van remained on scene and is speaking with detectives. Police said she wasn’t injured.
Investigators believe the van was targeted by the occupants of another vehicle as they exited I-65 northbound onto County Line Road. State police believe the suspect vehicle may be a silver or gray sedan-style car with dark tinted windows.
Detectives are asking for anyone with dash cameras who were in the area of County Line Road and I-65 in Greenwood between 6:20-6:30 p.m. to review their cameras footage and contact Indiana State Police at (317) 899-8577.
Tips about the shooting can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at (317) 262-TIPS.