For Immediate Release

Date: 7/23/2023

Location: 5000 Hoagland Avenue

Time: 5:36 am


The Fort Wayne Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place in the 5000 Blk of Hoagland Ave. Emergency communications received a 911 call regarding a shooting. Officers responded And located a victim suffering a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical conditional and was later identified in Life Threatening condition.

The FWPD Homicide team and Crime Scene technicians are processing the scene for details. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police at 260-427-1201, Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867, or use the P3 Tips app.

Sergeant John Nichter
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department