TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — Indiana State Police have identified two people killed in a shooting at a Family Express gas station in Tippecanoe County.
According to Sgt. Kim Riley the victim was identified as 42-year-old Ryan James Baughman of Delphi. Baughman was found dead inside the gas station of gunshot wounds, however Riley said he was not an employee of the Family Express.
The suspect has been identified as 22-year-old Kirklan Allen Conley of Lafayette. Deputies found Conley armed outside near the pumps when they arrived. Police said Conley died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Families have been notified. Riley could not release any more information.
Police responded to a 911 call of shots fired at the gas station on 3105 N. Old IN 25 Sunday. The Sheriffs' Office said as deputies attempted to detain Conley. Shots were then fired at the deputies, who then returned fire.
Two Tippecanoe County Sheriff Deputies have been placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation continues.