Homicide

For Immediate Release

5/14/2020

Homicide

 

Date: 5/14/2020

Location: 2100 E Pontiac

Time: 2:40pm

Male deceased at the scene

Female person of interest in custody

Details:

Officers were called to the scene of an accident with injury on the lot of Omni Source at 2100 E Pontiac. Upon arrival employees had already taken the male inside the business to attempt life saving measures. They were not successful.  The male was pronounced deceased at the scene. After talking to witnesses at the scene officers believed this to be a domestic situation. They had the name of a female person of interest in relation to the incident and began searching for her. After a while they were able to get her on the phone and officers were able to take her into custody for questioning. She was located in the area of Lake and Delta in the suspect vehicle from the crash.

This incident is currently under investigation. The male that was pronounced deceased on the scene will have his identity released by the Allen County Coroner’s Office pending notification of next of kin.

Sgt Sofia Rosales-Scatena

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department