For Immediate Release

Date: 12/9/2023

Time: Approximately 2:50 pm

Location: 3017 W. Coliseum Blvd., Red Roof Inn


On Dec 9th, 2023, at approximately 2:50pm, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to reports of shots being fired in the area of 3017 W Coliseum Blvd. Officers arrived and found an adult, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Officers provided medical aid until relieved by paramedics. The victim was then transported to a local hospital in critical condition, imminent death.

Detectives are canvassing for any witnesses and looking for any video surveillance. Crime Scene Technicians are processing the scene, looking for any evidence. There is no threat to public safety.

The incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, Allen County Coroner’s Officer, and Allen County Prosecutor’s Office. Anyone with information about this 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. Additional information will be provided when it becomes available via a press release.

There is nothing further at this time.

Adam Shotzman
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department