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Death Investigation / 2600 Hobson Road

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For Immediate Release: November 16, 2011

City of Fort Wayne Police Department


On Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at approximately 3:57 p.m. the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 2600 block of Hobson Road reference a report of a body found in the area. Officers arrived on the scene and did locate what appeared to be the remains of an adult male subject resting near a ditch. Investigators believe the subject to have been in this location for some time as there were signs of decomposition on the body. Investigators continue to interview residents in the area for any information reference this incident. At this time, it is undetermined if foul play is a factor in this investigation. The exact cause and manner of death to be determined by the Allen County Coroner.

This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Coroner's Office, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.


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