Critical Injury Battery October 19, 2017

For Immediate Release

October 19, 2017

Battery Investigation


Date:       10/19/2017


Time:        3:46 AM


Location:  2100 Eden Street


Victim:     Female / Critical Condition




On Thursday, 10/19/2017, at approximately 3:46 AM, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 2100 Eden Street, Villages of Hanna Apartments, reference an unconscious female.  A citizen called police to report a female was bleeding and lying in the common hallway of the apartment building.  Officers arrived on scene and located the adult/female victim lying in the hallway.  Officers observed the female was suffering from severe head trauma as the result of an apparent physical assault.


Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital in serious condition.  Upon arriving at the hospital, the victim was downgraded to critical condition by a physician.  Detectives are going door to door interviewing residents in nearby apartments.  Crime Scene Technicians are processing the scene and collecting evidence.  There is no suspect information to provide at this time.


This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.


Assisting Agencies:  City of Fort Wayne Fire Department, Three Rivers Ambulance Authority


Officer Jason Anthony

Public Information Officer

City of Fort Wayne Police Department