Death Investigation April 20, 2017


For Immediate Release

April 20, 2017

Death Investigation


Date:                                     Thursday, April 20, 2017


Time:                                    9:05 a.m.


Location:                            214 Northeast Drive

Coldwater Crossing Apartments


Deceased:                           Adult Female




Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 214 Northeast Drive at approximately 9:05 a.m. this morning after being dispatched on a stabbing call. On scene officers found an adult female down inside an apartment. The female was transported from the scene in critical condition to a local hospital where she later died.


Police were notified of the incident when family members of the deceased went to check on her well-being and found her down. Detectives and crime scene technicians are processing the scene and canvassing the complex in hopes of speaking to someone that might have information beneficial to the investigation.


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