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Shooting Investigation, 2400 Winter Street, Sept. 29, 2012

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Shooting Investigation


Date/Time of Incident:          09-29-2012  1:52 AM

Location of Incident:              2400 Winter Street

Victim:                                    Adonis Robinson, age 23, Fort Wayne 


On Saturday, 09/29/2012, at approximately 1:52 AM, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the VFW located in the 2400 block of Winter Street in reference to a large fight inside the business. Someone at the scene called into 911 stating that they heard a possible gunshot during the altercation. As officers arrived on the scene, they located several individuals outside the business. Officers were unable to locate a shooting victim at the scene. A short time later, the Fort Wayne Police Department received a call advising that a male subject arrived at a local hospital suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was listed in critical condition upon arriving at the hospital.

Investigators advised  that the victim was shot at the VFW on Winter street and transported to a local hospital. Investigators are continuing to collect information from possible witnesses to determine more details about the incident. The victims identity is being withheld pending family notification. There is no suspect information and no arrests have been made.       

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecutor's Office.


John Chambers

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department

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