For Immediate Release

Fatal Shooting


Date: February 3, 2024

Time:  Approximately 11:40 pm

Location: 1200 Block Rivermet Ave.


On February 3, 2024 at approximately 11:40 pm, the Fort Wayne Police Department received calls reporting gunshots in the 1200 block of Rivermet Ave. Officers arrived and located three persons suffering from apparent gunshot wound(s) at the rear of a residence.  Paramedics arrived and pronounced a male victim deceased and transported two other male victims to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

At this time, it is unknown what led to the shooting. Detectives are currently canvasing the area, looking for any evidence or video surveillance. Crime Scene technicians are searching for and processing any evidence.

There are currently no suspects. Anyone with any information is asked to contact police.

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office, and the Allen County Coroner’s Office.

There is nothing further at this time.

Adam Shotzman
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department