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UPDATE: One dead, one injured following shooting in Paoli, Indiana

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First deceased victim Nicholas Fields, 56. First deceased victim Nicholas Fields, 56.
PAOLI, Ind. (WDRB) -- One man is dead and two other is hurt after a shooting on Monday in Paoli in Orange County.

Indiana State Police have now released the names of all three shooting victims. Family members of one victim believe drugs may have played a role in the shooting.

"We didn't hear the gunshots or nothing,” said Danny Fields. “I was up here when the ambulance come by and I walked down to the property line to see what was going on."

Danny says he was right next door when the shooting happened. "The cops got here and told me Nicky was in there,” he said, referring to his brother Nicolas Fields, 56, who was found shot to death inside the trailer.

"It's been a traumatic experience. My dad, he's not well anyway, and he's not doing good at all. And my mom just had surgery and she's not doing well with this, and the rest of them ain't either."

The shooting was reported at around 1:00 p.m. Monday afternoon when a driver noticed a man lying near County Road 200 West.

Investigators found two other victims outside the home.

Cory Harris, 25, had been shot in the head and Daniel Smitson, 29, had been shot in the mouth. Indiana State Police said Harris died later Monday night, but Tuesday afternoon investigators said they had made a mistake. Officials now say Harris is brain dead, but still alive on life support.

ISP also says Smitson, who had been driven to IU Health Paoli, was later moved to University Hospital. 

"It's in a very early stage right now," said Sgt. Philip Hensley with Indiana State Police. "Crime scene technicians are on scene, we're interviewing the victims trying to catch them in a state where we can interview them and we're trying to put the pieces together."

But Fields' brother believes drugs may have led to the shooting, saying Nick was never into that scene until about a year ago, and was likely involved with meth.

"That seems to be the number one thing anymore with that much traffic and the rumors that we heard," said Fields.

Investigators worked as quickly as they could to gather key evidence before a storm rolled through, saying blood and fingerprint evidence may have been ruined by the rain.

Fields and his family now hope for more answers.

"If you've got information call the police, tell them, anything. I would've much rather seen him go to jail then where he's at now."

This investigation is on-going so if you know anything about the shooting you're asked to call Indiana State Police.

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