Critical Injury Shooting November 7, 2017


Shooting Investigation

Date/Time of Incident:          11-07-2017  1:12 AM

Location of Incident:              2900 SmithStreet

Victim:                                    Male  Adult Critical Condition

On  Tuesday November 7, 2017 at approximately 1:12 AM, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the area of the 2900 block of Smith Street in reference to a shooting investigation. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located a male adult victim outside suffering from apparent gunshot a wound.  Paramedics provided medical attention to the victim before transporting him to a local hospital where he was listed in critical condition.

Investigators canvassed the area attempting to locate any possible witnesses to the incident. Crime Scene Investigators processed the scenes. There is no suspect information at this time and no arrests have been made. The identity of the victim will be released at a later time pending family notification.

The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have information to assist them with this investigation is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Bureau at 427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP (7867).

This incident is being investigated by the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecutors Office.

John Chambers

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department