For Immediate Release

September 15, 2020

Barricaded Subject


Date: 9/15/2020

Location: 2029 Carlton Avenue

Time: 11:39 am


On 9/15/2020 at approximately 11:39 am officers responded to 2029 Carlton Avenue for the report of a male subject that may be armed with a handgun. Initial reports from a family member were that the male, who was alone, had fired several shots inside the residence.  For the safety of the public and everyone involved the Fort Wayne Police Department Emergency Services Team officers and Crisis Response Team officers were called to the scene.  Shortly after they arrived the male exited the residence without incident.  He was taken to a local health care facility to be evaluated.

Officer Lisa Woods 1721F
Fort Wayne Police Department
Public Information Officer