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Late Night Stabbing Leaves One in Serious Condition, 5500 Decatur Road

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For Immediate Release: May 19, 2011
City of Fort Wayne Police Department
Contact: Officer Raquel Foster
Office of Public Information
(260) 427-1343

Late Night Stabbing Leaves One in Serious Condition                     

On Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at approximately 11:49 p.m. a male subject presented in the emergency room of a local hospital suffering from an apparent stab wound(s). He was determined to be in critical condition, and has since been upgraded to serious condition.

Preliminary investigation indicates that the stabbing victim was involved in a disturbance with another individual that occurred at 5520 Decatur Road, PJs Sports Pub & Grub. The disturbance spilled out onto the street at the intersection of Decatur Road and Hanna Street, and resulted in the victim being stabbed. Investigators believe they have identified the other party involved in this incident, and are currently attempting to locate that subject.

This incident remains under investigation with the Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.

Raquel R. Foster

Public Information Officer

City of Fort Wayne Police Department


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