Death Investigation October 19, 2013
For Immediate Release
October 19, 2013
Date: Saturday, October 19, 2013
Time: 5:55 p.m.
Location: 800 E. Lewis Street
Victim: Adult Male
Details: The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 800 block of E. Lewis Street on the reported man down that was called in by a passing motorist at approximately 5:55 p.m. this evening. Officers arrived to find an adult male unresponsive in the street. The male was transported from the scene in critical condition to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased by attending physicians.
A positive identification has yet to be made on the victim and investigators have yet to establish a motive for this apparent shooting.
This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Coroners office, and the Allen County Prosecutors office.
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department