CRIME & SAFETY
Courtesy of Raquel Foster, Public Information Officer, City of Fort Wayne Police Department
Officers arrived on scene and located a male subject suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Paramedics arrived and pronounced the male subject deceased. The other family member involved in the altercation was transported by paramedics to a local hospital for injuries received as a result of the physical altercation.
Detectives interviewed witnesses and Crime Scene Technicians processed the scene for evidence. The Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s office will determine if criminal charges are warranted. The Allen County Coroner’s office will release the deceased identity along with the cause and manner of death.
This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, and the Allen County Coroner’s office.
Assisting agencies included the City of Fort Wayne Fire Department and Three Rivers Ambulance Authority.
This article originally appeared in the June 5, 2013 print edition.