Death Investigation November 24, 2016

Suspicious Death Investigation




Date/Time of Incident:  11-24-2016  1:26 PM

Location of Incident:       3900 Lillie Street

Victim:                                  Male Adult (Deceased)



On Thursday November 24, 2016  at approximately 1:26 PM the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence located in the 3900 block of Lillie Street in reference to recover a possible stolen vehicle. As officers arrived on the scene, they spoke with the registered owner of the vehicle who advised that she had located her stolen vehicle parked unoccupied at this location.

The female advised that as she entered into her residence in the 3900 block of Lillie, she discovered a male adult inside her residence unconscious and unresponsive. Paramedics arrived on the scene and pronounced the male deceased.

It has not been determined if the male was associated with the residence. Investigators are speaking with the homeowner to obtain additional information. There is no additional information at this time. The exact cause and manner of death will be determined at a later time by the Allen County Coroners Office.

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



John Chambers

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department