Report courtesy of Mike Joyner, Public Information Officer, City of Fort Wayne Police Department
FORT WAYNE—At approximately 5:55 p.m., Oct. 19, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 800 block of E. Lewis Street on the report of a “man down” that was called in by a passing motorist.
Officers arrived to find an adult male unresponsive in the street. The male, later identified as 19-year-old Algia Paul Robert Steward, was transported from the scene in critical condition to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased by attending physicians.
Investigators have yet to establish a motive for this apparent shooting.
This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Coroners office, and the Allen County Prosecutors office.
Category: Crime & Safety