Critical Injury Shooting November 18, 2016

Shooting Investigation


Date/Time of Incident:          11-18-2016  8:50 PM

Location of Incident:                       1300 Fay Drive

Victim:                                    Male Adult



On Friday November 18, 2016 at approximately 8:50 PM officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence located in the 1300 Fay Drive in reference to a shooting investigation. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located an adult male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Paramedics provided medical treatment to the victim before transporting him to a local hospital where he was listed in critical condition.

The name of the victim is being withheld pending family notification. At this time there is no suspect information and no arrests have been made.

Investigators believe that the someone fired a gunshot from outside into the residence  striking the victim. Investigators are speaking with possible witnesses to obtain additional information that may assist them with their investigation. Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department.

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



John Chambers

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department