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Death Investigation September 11, 2013

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Death Investigation



Incident Date:               09/11/2013                 

Incident Time:               2:23 AM

Incident Location:         3100 Lillie Street

Victim:                          Male Adult / Deceased


On Wednesday, 09/11/2013, at approximately 2:23 AM, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 3100 block of Lillie Street reference a shooting.  Officers arrived on scene and located a male victim in the north/south alley between Lillie Street and Winter Street.  Officers advised it appeared the victim was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s). 


Paramedics arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition.  Upon arriving at the hospital, the victim was pronounced deceased by a physician. 


Detectives are currently interviewing potential witnesses and investigating where the shooting occurred.  Crime Scene Technicians are processing the area for evidence.  No arrests have been made and there are no suspects at this time.  The Allen County Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s identity along with the cause and manner of death.      


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


Assisting Agencies:  City of Fort Wayne Fire Department, Three Rivers Ambulance Authority


Officer Jason Anthony

Public Information Officer

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

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