Shooting Investigation 2/19/2020

 

For Immediate Release

February 19. 2020

Shooting Investigation

 

Date:  02/19/2020

Time:  7:07 PM

Location:  2800 Euclid Avenue

Victim:  Fifteen-year-old Male

On Wednesday, 02/19/2020, at approximately 7:07 PM, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 2800 block of Euclid Avenue reference a shooting. Officers arrived and located the male/juvenile victim lying in the alley between Euclid Avenue and Central Drive. The victim was unresponsive and appeared to be suffering from apparent gunshot wound(s). Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Detectives are canvassing the neighborhood and interviewing potential witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867. This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.

Officer Jason Anthony
Public Information Officer
City of Fort Wayne Police Department