Shooting Investigation April 12, 2017

For Immediate Release


Date/Time of Incident:          04-12-2017 11:07 PM

Location of Incident:             305 Washington Center Road E Room 117

Victim:                                       Adult Male (Deceased)

On Thursday April 12,2014 at approximately 11:07 PM the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the Ramada Inn located at 305 Washington Center Road Room 117 in reference to a shooting investigation. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located a male adult victim inside the hotel room suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s). Paramedics pronounced the male deceased at the scene.

Investigators transported a person of interest from the scene to the detective bureau for questioning. Investigators on the scene are also speaking with possible witnesses to the incident to obtain additional information. The Allen County Coroners Office will release the cause and manner of death along with the victims identity.

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, Allen County Coroners Office, and the Allen County Prosecutors Office.


John Chambers
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department