The Jasper Police Department is investigating an incident in which two men were killed after exchanging gunshots.
According to police, they received a 911 call at about 2:15 a.m. Saturday morning reporting a male with a gunshot wound needing assistance on Rhine Strasse near the 47th Street intersection. The male was later identified as, Andres C. Lopez, 19, of Owensboro.
Then, the Jasper Police Department received a second call from Memorial Hospital reporting a male had been privately transported to the emergency room with a gunshot wound. The second male was identified as Tre Carnahan, 21, of Eckerty.
Both men later succumbed to their injuries at Memorial Hospital.
Police learned that an incident occurred between the two in the Maple Grove Trailer Park south of the 47th Street intersection. Both exchanged gunfire with handguns.
An investigation is ongoing.
The Jasper Police Department was assisted by Jasper First Responders, Memorial EMS and all the staff in ER, Indiana State Police, Dubois County Sheriff’s Office, Dubois County Prosecutor’s Office, Dubois County Coroner’s Office, Sternberg’s Wrecker Service, and Uebelhor’s Wrecker Service.