Shooting Investigation S Lafayette St & McKinnie Ave Jul 29 2013
Date/Time of Incident: 07-29-2013 12:14 AM
Location of Incident: Lafayette & Mckinnie
Victim: Michael A. Beasely, age 50, Fort Wayne.
On Monday July 29,2013 at approximately 12:14 AM, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the intersection of Lafayette and Mckinnie in reference to a report of shots fired. As officers arrived on the scene, they located a male adult victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Paramedics arrived on the scene and provided medical attention to the victim before transporting him to a local hospital in serious condition. Upon arriving at the hospital, the victims condition was downgraded to critical condition. The name of the victim is currently being withheld pending family notification.
Investigators on the scene interviewed witnesses who observed a male running eastbound from the scene after the shooting. At this time, there is no additional suspect information and no arrests have been made. Anyone who may have information regarding the incident is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department.
This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecutor's Office.
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department