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Update: Stabbing Investigation, 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



UPDATE: Stabbing Investigation


Date/Time of Incident:          May 18, 2011 / 11:49 p.m.

Location of Incident:             5500 Decatur Road

Subjects Involved:                Male Adult / Serious Condition

                                            Male Adult / Serious Condition


Within hours of the initial report, the second subject involved in the altercation at 5520 Decatur Road also presented in the emergency room of a local hospital suffering significant injuries to his head and facial area.  He was determined to be in serious condition.


Investigators have interviewed all parties involved in this incident, and believe this incident to be one of mutual combat.  Witnesses continue to be interviewed.


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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