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Shooting Investigation / 4104 N. Clinton Street, Mookie's Bar & Grill

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For Immediate Release: November 1, 2011

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

Contact:           Officer Raquel Foster

Office of Public Information

(260) 427-1343



Shooting Investigation


Date/Time of Incident:  October 31, 2011 / 11:13 p.m.

Location of Incident:     4104 N. Clinton Street, Mookie’s Bar & Grill


Victim(s):  Three (3) adult victims; one female victim, and two male victims.  One victim is listed in fair condition, a second is listed in serious condition, and a third is listed in critical condition.  Victim identities released pending family notification.


On Monday, October 31, 2011 at approximately 11:13 p.m. the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 4104 N. Clinton Street, Mookie’s Bar & Grill, reference a report of a possible shooting.


A loud music complaint was initially received reference the music at the location, and as the responding officer arrived on the scene he reported hearing multiple shots fired from inside the establishment and then seeing numerous people fleeing outside to the parking lot area.  Additional Fort Wayne Police officers converged upon the scene, and officers from other agencies also; among them were officers with the Indiana State Police, Allen County Sheriff Department, Indiana-Purdue University Police, and off-duty City of Fort Wayne Police Officers.


Inside, two subjects suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wound(s) were located.  They were both transported by TRAA paramedics to local hospital(s).  A third victim believed to be related to this incident, and who was reported to be suffering from a gunshot wound(s), presented in the emergency room of a local hospital.  Responding units immediately began efforts to restore and maintain the scene.


At this time, no details are available as to what event(s) preceded or prompted the shooting(s).  Additionally, no suspect(s) information is available at this time.  Currently crime scene units continue to process the scene, and officers and detectives continue to collect information from possible witnesses at the scene.  This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.  Anyone with information about this investigation is encouraged to contact the City of Fort Wayne Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-STOP, (260) 436-7867.


Other assisting agencies include the City of Fort Wayne Fire Department, and Three Rivers Ambulance Authority.


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