Candilyn Michelle Sexton, Pregnant Woman Killed In Evansville Shooting

Death: Woman shot and killed in In Evansville Shooting – According to the Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office, the woman who was shot and killed on Evansville’s West Side was pregnant. According to Chief Deputy Coroner David Anson, Candilyn Michelle Sexton, 30, of Evansville, died from multiple gunshot wounds to the head in the Wednesday shooting in the 2600 block of West Indiana Street.

According to, Sexton was three months pregnant at the time. Initial reporting Evansville police provide additional information and identify a suspect in the fatal shooting of a woman.

According to the arrest affidavit, the man suspected of killing her, Scott L. Terry, told police he had a “tumultuous relationship” with the victim. In an interview with EPD police, he allegedly admitted to killing Sexton.

Terry claimed in that interview that he dialed 911 using the victim’s cellphone, which he claimed had a video of the incident. According to reports, he sent the footage to his mother, who then informed authorities.


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