For Immediate Release

Shooting Investigation

Date: 10/29/2023

Location: 1000 Milton Street

Time: 2330 hrs


On Sunday October 29, 2023 at approximately 2335 hrs Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were dispatched to the 1000 block of Milton street regarding a shooting. Officers arrived to find a Male Juvenile suffering a gunshot wound. Medics transported him to a local area hospital in life-threatening condition. Several witnesses have been identified and are cooperating with the investigation. The victim, witnesses, and potentially identified suspects are all teenage juveniles. This incident is NOT related to shooting incident earlier in the evening.

This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department at 427-1201, Crime Stoppers at 436-7867, or use the free “P3 Tips” app

Officer Daniel Nerzig
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department