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Shooting Investigation, Fairfax Avenue and Standish Drive, July 14, 2012

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For Immediate Release
Office of Public Information
City of Fort Wayne Police Department
 
 
Shooting Incident at the corner of Standish/Fairfax
 
Date/Time of Incident: July 14, 2012 / 8:29 pm
Location of Incident:    Standish Drive / Fairfax Avenue
Victim:                       Adult Male, Critical Condition
 
On July 14th, 2012 at approximately 8:29 pm Officers responded to the corner of Standish Drive and Fairfax Avenue in regards to a shooting.  Officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wound(s) on Standish Drive just north of Fairfax Avenue.  Officers rendered aid until paramedics arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition. 
 
There were possible witnesses on the scene.  The witnesses were transported to the Police Operation Center to be interviewed.   According to preliminary statements the victim was walking down the street when the suspect vehicle  stopped and the suspect exited the vehicle and opened fire on the victim, got back in the vehicle and left the area possibly northbound on Standish Drive.  The vehicle was described as a silver passenger car.
 
This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.
 
Assisting Agencies: TRAA and Fire Department
 
Officer Jeremy Webb
Public Information Officer
 

For Immediate Release: July 16, 2012

 Contact: Office of Public Information 260-427-1343

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

 

Shooting Investigation / Update: Victim Identity

 

Date/Time of Incident:    July 14, 2012/8:29pm

Location of Incident:       Standish/Fairfax

Victim:                          Antonio L. Hamlet, age 34, Fort Wayne;

Most recent condition update available indicated Mr. Hamlet was improving.

This incident remains under investigation with the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.  There is nothing further at this time.

Raquel Foster, Public Information Officer

City of Fort Wayne Police Department


For Immediate Release: July 17, 2012

Contact: Office of Public Information 260-427-1343

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

 

Shooting Investigation

Update: Suspect Identified / Warrant Issued

 

Date/Time of Incident:    July 14, 2012 / 8:29pm

Location of Incident:       Standish Drive / Fairfax Avenue

Victim:                          Antonio L. Hamlet, age 34, Fort Wayne;

 

Suspect:                        Quinn D. James, age 28, Fort Wayne

Suspect Description:       6’, 230 lbs, black hair, brown eyes, tattoo ‘Quinn’ on left arm, tattoo ‘Donna’ on neck.

Warrant:                       Attempted Murder / Aggravated Battery

 

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Quinn Dontrail James, age 28, in connection with the July 14, 2012 shooting that occurred in the area of Standish Drive and Fairfax Avenue.  Efforts to locate James have been unsuccessful.  Investigators ask that anyone with information as to this subject’s whereabouts contact the City of Fort Wayne Police at 260 427-1222, or Crime Stoppers at 260 436-7867 (STOP).

 

This incident remains under investigation with the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.  There is nothing further at this time.

 

Raquel Foster

Public Information Officer

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

 


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