On June 1st, 2021 (Tuesday) at approximately 9:30pm an unknown problem was reported at 707 Leesburg Rd.  FWPD Officers located an adult male victim suffering from a head injury from an assault.  The victim sustained life threatening injuries.  FWPD Homicide Detectives are currently looking for Samuel McCormick, a white male age 24. 

If anyone knows of his whereabouts please call 911 or use the free P3 Tips App.


For Immediate Release


Battery with Serious Bodily Injury

Date: 6/1/2021

Location: 707 Leesburg Rd.

Time: 09:21 PM


On Tuesday June 1st, 2021 at approximately 09:21 PM officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 707 Leesburg Rd., in reference to a male who was struck in the head with a bat.

Police, Fire, and Medics responded to the scene. When medics arrived on scene they provided medical attention to the adult male victim. He was conscious and alert at this time. He was transferred to Lutheran Hospital for the injuries sustained to his head. While at the hospital the male victim was later determined to be in critical condition.

The suspect is believed to be an adult male. He is still at large. The incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and is asking if anyone has information regarding this incident to contact the department at 427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.

Officer Paul Meitz
Public Information Officer
City of Fort Wayne Police Department