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Battery Investigation, 400 Bass Street

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Battery Investigation


     Date:          May 24, 2011, 10:53 p.m.

     Location:    400 Bass Street

     Victim:        Male Adult, Critical Condition


On Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at approximately 10:53 p.m. the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a home in the 400 block of Bass Street reference a report of a party armed.  The caller advised that a friend had been struck in the head with a baseball bat and reported that his friend was possibly unconscious.


Officers arrived on the scene and located a male subject inside the home suffering from trauma to the head.  The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.  Witnesses to this incident continue to be interviewed.  At this time, investigators have learned that there was a disturbance inside the home between the victim and another subject immediately prior to this incident.  This subject has been identified and officers are attempting to locate this person for questioning.


This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office.


Raquel R. Foster

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department



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