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Indiana State Police investigating shooting involving Mt. Vernon couple

Posted by on Sunday, May 20th, 2018 @ 5:26 pm.

POSEY CO., Ill. - Earlier this morning (Sunday, May 20), Indiana State Police Detectives arrested Rodney Givens, 48, of Mt. Vernon, after he allegedly shot his wife during an argument at their Mt. Vernon residence located at 827 Walnut Street. 

According to Indiana State Police Detectives, Rodney and Crystal Givens were involved in an argument at approximately 9:00 this morning when he allegedly grabbed a handgun and shot his wife one time.

Crystal Givens is still be treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. Rodney Givens was arrested without incident and taken to the Posey County Jail where he is currently being held without bond.

Arrested and Charges:

  • Rodney Givens, 48, 827 Walnut Street, Mt. Vernon, Ind.
  1. Criminal Recklessness with a Deadly Weapon
  2. Aggravated Battery

The investigation is continuing. 

Investigating Detectives: Detective Alan Sherretz and Detective Wes Kuykendall, Indiana State Police 

Assisting Agencies: Mt. Vernon Police and Posey County Sheriff’s Department

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