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Shooting Investigation 4500 Bowser Ave Mar 16 2013

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Shooting Investigation


Date/Time of Incident: March 16, 2013/3:58 AM

Location of Incident: 4500 Bowser Ave.

Victim: Jordan D. Williams, age 21, Fort Wayne, IN


On March 16, 2013 at 3:58 AM Officers responded to a shooting on the 4500 block of Bowser Ave.  Multiple complainant parties called police simultaneous shortly after gunfire was heard.  Officers made the scene and located an adult male suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.  The victim was loacted in a residence on the 4500 block of Bowser Ave.  There were other occupants in the residence at the time of the shooting who reported no injuries.  The victim was transported by TRAA (Three Rivers Ambulance Authority) to a local hospital in critical condition, where he remains at this time.
Preliminary investigation indicates that an unknown male knocked on the door of the residence and asked for an individual inside.  The victim was the subject who answered the door and the unknown male opened fire.  The victim was struck by gunfire.  There appeared to have been more then one shooter based on the evidence found at the scene.  There was a gold colored SUV seen leaving the area immediately after the shooting.
The occupants of the residence are being interviewd for further information along with any other witnesses.  The scene is being processed by crime scene technicians for evidence.  This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and The Allen County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.


Officer Jeremy Webb

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