FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Police responded to an armed robbery with a shooting at 1100 St Joe Blvd on Friday afternoon.
Upon arrival at SMS Property Management around 5:30, they found a man suffering from gunshots. He was transported to a local hospital where he was said to be suffering from life-threatening injuries. He is undergoing medical treatment at this time.
It appears an armed male entered the business and demanded money. The victim, who was inside the business, pulled out a weapon and he and the suspect exchanged gunfire. Several shots were exchanged. The suspect left either on foot or possibly on a bicycle. There is evidence to suggest he may have been struck during the exchange and injured.
Fort Wayne Police say that should you encounter anyone with injuries we ask that you contact 911.
The subject is still believed to be armed and dangerous. FWPD is asking anyone who may have seen the suspect or has any information to contact Crime Stoppers 426-STOP (7867).