On July 31, 2020, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Sullivan County Sheriff Clark Cottom contacted the Indiana State Police Putnamville Post Criminal Investigation Division requesting assistance with an alleged shooting that had occured at 603 East Depot Street in Hymera, Indiana.
Detectives arrived at the scene and found probable cause to believe the victim, Trenton Keller, age 33, of Jasonville, Indiana, was shot multiple times at this residence after having a verbal altercation with Dustin L. Turley, age 33, of Jasonville, Indiana. Immediately after the shooting, witnesses stated that Turley ran from the residence, running south into the woodline. At this time Dustin L. Turley is still actively on the run.
Sullivan County emergency medical personnel attended to Keller and he was immediately transported to Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. Keller was then airlifted to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana, for treatment of his injuries.
Through the course of the investigation, detectives have received an active warrant for Dustin L. Turley for attempted murder. If you come into contact, or see Turley, immediately call 911 or contact the Putnamville State Police Post at 1-800-225-8576.
Assisting Agencies: Sullivan County Sheriff’s Department, Sullivan City Police Department, Shelburn Town Marshall, Jasonville Police Department, Farmersburg Town Marshall, and an Indiana Conservation Officer.