Crawford County shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

SULPHUR, IN (WAVE) - One man is dead and another is injured after a shooting in Crawford County, police said.

The incident occurred at approximately 2:00 p.m. on Sunday in the 24900 block of Easy Street, south of Sulphur.

One man was killed. Authorities later identified him as Gregory R Peals, 29, of Louisville.

Officials also said Ricky L Phipps, 28, of Magnet IN sustained gunshot wound injuries as well.

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Indiana State Police detectives are the primary investigators.

Members of the public, particularly those who live in the area, should not be concerned for their safety, ISP said. The  Indiana State Police said in a statement that detectives have a firm grasp on the case's details and are confident in local residents' safety.

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