For Immediate Release

Date: August 10, 2023

Location: 1 E. Main Street, Fort Wayne, IN

Time: 0800 hours

Suspect Arrested: Juvenile

Preliminary Charges: Aggravated Battery, Criminal Recklessness


On August 10, 2023, the FWPD Homicide Unit took into custody a juvenile at South Side High School without incident for a previous shooting investigation on August 1, 2023 at Lafayette Park near the intersection of Lafayette Esplanade and Glencoe Ave.. The juvenile was transported to ACJC for the charges of Aggravated Battery and Criminal Recklessness. Assisting in this investigation was Allen County Prosecuting Attorney's office.