For Immediate Release
December 28, 2018
Critical Shooting Investigation
Time: 9:06 PM
Location: 4000 Wayne Trace
Victim: Adult Male / Critical Condition
On Friday, 12/28/2018, at approximately 9:06 PM, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 4000 block of Wayne Trace reference gunshots being fired in the area. Dispatch received several calls from citizens indicating they heard gunshots. One caller reported there was a subject lying in the middle of the parking lot. Officers arrived on scene and located a male/adult victim lying in the parking lot. The victim was unresponsive and appeared to be suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s). Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition.
Detectives are canvassing the apartment complex and speaking with residents in an attempt to locate possible witnesses. Crime Scene Detectives are currently processing the scene and collecting evidence
Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867. This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. There are no additional details at this time.
Officer Jason Anthony
Public Information Officer
City of Fort Wayne Police Department