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Shooting Investigation / 4900 Christofer Lane

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For Immediate Release

September 28, 2011

Shooting Investigation


Date:          Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Time:          1:35 a.m.

Location:    4900 Christofer Lane

Victim:       Male, age 18, Fort Wayne/Critical Condition


At 1:35 a.m. this morning Fort Wayne Police responded to a 911 call reporting a shooting at a home in the 4900 block of Christofer Lane. On scene, officers found the victim in the home suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to his abdomen. The victim was transported from the scene in serious condition but once at a local hospital was reported to be in critical condition.


Investigators have interviewed several individuals that were in the residence at the time of the shooting however it is still unclear as to the circumstances surrounding this incident. No motive has been established at this time and investigators have made no arrest.


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


Michael Joyner

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne police Department

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