Death Investigation

For Immediate Release

September 2, 2016

Death Investigation


Date:                           Friday, September 2, 2016


Time:                           8:45 p.m.


Location:                    1422 Greene Street

Parking Lot in Front of Building B2


Victim:                        Adult Male

Deceased on Scene




Fort Wayne police responded to a report of a shooting in the parking lot of 1422 Greene Street at approximately 8:45 p.m.. On arrival officers found the victim down and unresponsive in the parking lot of building 2B. Medics and fire personnel pronounced the victim dead at the scene.


It appears that some type of disturbance took place between the victim and an unknown person or persons prior to what appears to be a shooting. Detectives have yet to establish a motive nor have they at this time been able confirm the identity of the victim. Anyone that might have witnessed anything related to this incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP (436-7867). The Coroner’s office will release the name of the victim 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.


Michael Joyner

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department