man faces attempted murder charges
Wanda English Burnett, Editor
One Batesville man is in jail and another in the hospital following
an incident that occurred Saturday night, January 3 at a residence
on Hunters Lane.
Officers from the Batesville Police Department responded to a
911 call from the residence about 10:30 p.m. saying a man had
been shot. When police arrived they found Philip Voegele, 45,
with multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to the Margaret
Mary Community Hospital and then air lifted to Methodist Hospital
in Indianapolis where his condition is unknown.
Curt Siebert, 44, also of Batesville, was taken into custody and
is being held at the Franklin County Jail on preliminary charges
of attempted murder, a Class A felony. The incident is under investigation
by the Batesville Police Department.