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Death Investigation / 600 Anderson Ave

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For Immediate Release: January 2, 2012

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

Contact:           Officer John Chambers

Office of Public Information

(260) 427-1343


Death Investigation


Date/Time of Incident:          01-02-2012   5:34PM

Location of Incident:              600 Anderson Ave.

Victim:                                    Adult Male

The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a home in the 600 block of Anderson Avenue at 5:34 pm  to assist paramedics in reference to a death investigation. As officers arrived on the scene,  paramedics advised that they were dispatched to this location in reference to an unconscious male inside the residence. Paramedics pronounced the victim to be dead at the scene. At this time, there are very few details regarding the investigation.

The name of the victim is being withheld pending family notification. The exact cause and manner of death will be released by the Allen County Coroners Office. This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, Allen County Prosecutors Office, and the Allen County Coroners Office.


John Chambers

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department



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