Death Investigation February 20, 2018

For Immediate Release

Date February 20, 2018

Death Investigation



Date: February 20, 2018


Time: 4:06 pm


Location: 4900 Block of Northcrest Drive


Victim: Adult Male


Suspect(s): None




On February 20, 2018 at 4:06 pm The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 4900 Block of Northcrest Drive in reference to a problem unknown.

Upon officers arrival on scene they located an adult male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s). Upon Paramedics arrival on scene as well as Fort Wayne Fire Department they pronounced the victim deceased.

At this time Homicide Detectives along with Crime Scene Technicians were called to the scene. Detectives began speaking with any possible witnesses as well as canvassing the neighborhood. Crime Scene Technicians began processing the scene for any possible evidence associated with this incident.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.

The Identity of the victim as well as the exact cause and manner of death will be released by the Allen County Coroner’s Office.

This incident is being investigated by the Fort Wayne Police Department, Allen County Coroner’s Office, and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office.

Assisting agencies included the Fort Wayne Fire Department as well as Three Rivers Ambulance Authority



Officer Mark A. Bieker

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department