Monday afternoon shooting turns fatal

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Monday afternoon shooting turns fatal

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Fort Wayne police are investigating after a shooting turned fatal Monday afternoon.

Officers got the report and headed to 5419 S. Harrison Street at approximately 12:09 p.m. Once on scene, officers entered the residence and eventually found an unresponsive male in the home. Medics and fire personnel determined him to be deceased on the scene.

Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in providing any unusual observation that neighbors in close proximity might have witnessed. They are instructed to call Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP (436-7867). The Allen County Coroner’s office will release all pertinent information regarding this death investigation to include the identity of the deceased, and the cause and manner of death when appropriate to do so.

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Coroner’s office and the Allen County Prosecutor’s office.