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Shooting Investigation 3400 Reed St March 15 2013

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For Immediate Release: March 15, 2013

Contact: Office of Public Information 260-427-1343

City Of Fort Wayne Police Department 

 


Shooting Investigation - Critical Condition

 

 

Date/Time of Incident:  March 15, 2013 at 3:28 a.m.

Location of Incident:     3400 block of Reed Street

Victim:                        Adult Male

 

Fort Wayne, Ind - On March 15th, 2013 Officers of the Fort Wayne Police Department were dispatched to the 3400 block of Reed Street in reference to a call of a shooting. Officers arrived on scene and located an adult male, lying in the middle of the roadway, in the 3300 block of Reed Street. The victim appeared to have suffered gun shot wounds. The victim was in critical condition at the scene and was transported to a local hospital.
 
Witnesses reported that they had heard several gunshots and that the adult male was pushed out of a four door car. The four door vehicle was last seen at northbound on Reed Street. A short time later, a four door vehicle was located at the intersection of a Colerick Street and Oliver Street after it crashed into a bush. This is a short distance from 3400 block of Reed Street. At this time, investigators believe this vehicle may be the same vehicle that was used in the 3400 block of Reed Street. Witnesses reported that the four door vehicle crashed into a bush and a subject fled the scene of foot, leaving the vehicle behind. This four door vehicle has been towed for processing by Crime Scene Technicians.

 

This investigation is ongoing at this time.

 

Sgt. Mark Brooks

Public Information Officer

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

 


For Immediate Release: March 15, 2013

Contact: (260) 427-1343 

 

Update - Shooting Investigation 

 

Date/Time of Incident:     March 15, 2013 at 3:28 a.m.

Location of Incident:       3400 block of Reed Street

Victim:                          Mark B. Young, age 25, Fort Wayne / Deceased

 

Fort Wayne, Ind – The victim from the early morning shooting incident at 3400 Reed Street has died.  The cause and manner of death will be determined by the Allen County Coroner.  There is nothing further at this time.
 

The incident remains under investigation with the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, and the Allen County Coroner’s Office.

 

Raquel Foster

Public Information Officer


 

 

For Release: April 9, 2013

Contact: (260) 427-1343

 

Homicide Investigation

Suspect in Police Custody

 

Fort Wayne, Ind. – An arrest has been made in connection with the shooting death of Mark B. Young which occurred on March 15, 2013 in the 3400 block of Reed Street.  Early this morning, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department located Ronald Williams, age 26, of Fort Wayne, and took him into police custody without incident.  He was transported to the Allen County Jail on a preliminary charge of murder.

 

The investigation is ongoing with the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, and the Allen County Coroner’s Office.  There is nothing further at this time.


 


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