Fatal shooting investigation, 3200 Oliver St., Fort Wayne

| June 4, 2013

Courtesy of Raquel Foster, Public Information Officer, City of Fort Wayne Police Department

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 4:23 p.m., May 16, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 3200 block of Oliver Street in reference to a shooting investigation. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Paramedics pronounced the victim, later identified as 20-year-old Shane Jamal Stephens, as deceased.

Investigators received information advising three individuals were seen running from the scene immediately after the shooting occurred. There is no suspect information at this time and no arrests have been made. Anyone that may have information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Bureau at (260) 427-1201.

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, Allen County Prosecutors Office, and the Allen County Coroners Office.


This article originally appeared in the June 5, 2013 print edition.

Tags: , ,

Category: Local

About the Author ()

Frost Illustrated is Fort Wayne's oldest weekly newspaper. Your Independent Voice in the Community, featuring news & views of African Americans since 1968.

Comments are closed.