For Immediate Release

June 2, 2023

Death Investigation


Date:  06/02/2023                 

Time:  8:00 PM

Location:  800 West Creighton Avenue


On Sunday, 06/02/2023, at approximately 8:00 PM, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 800 block of West Creighton Avenue reference a subject found unconscious and unresponsive in the backyard of a residence. Officers arrived and the male/adult victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Fort Wayne Fire Department. 

Homicide Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators were summoned to assist in this death investigation.

The Allen County Coroner’s Office will release the deceased identity along with the cause and manner of death. This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, and the Allen County Coroner’s Office.   

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