Wednesday, Dec. 5, at about 8:30 p.m. Indiana State Police and the Ripley County Sheriff's Department responded to a shooting near Milan, Sgt. Stephen Wheeles, ISP Versailles District public information officer, reported.
Officers initially responded to 3103 S. Friendship Road after a 911 call was placed. Officers located a male, identified as Joseph Christlieb, 43, suffering from a gunshot wound to his shoulder.
He was given medical attention at the scene before being flown to University of Cincinnati Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.
Wheeles reported, "A second person at the scene was detained by responding officers. However, no arrests have been made at this time."
Indiana State Police detectives are conducting the investigation with the assistance of RCSD.