Eden Ct shooting arrest


Evansville Police arrested 37 year old WILLIE PICKETT on charges connected with the shooting of Donald Burkett (37).

Police were called to the 1000 block of Eden Ct at 6:50pm for a report of shots fired. Officers arrived and found Burkett suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to the hospital for treatment and is expected to survive. 

Police received information that PICKETT was the suspect and found him in a nearby apartment. He was taken into custody without incident. He was booked into the jail for Battery with a Firearm.