For Immediate Release

Shootings, Three Victims

Date: May 5th, 2024

Locations: two local hospitals and near the intersection of N. Clinton St. and E. Washington Ctr.

Time: 3:13 am


Fort Wayne Police Department officers were dispatched to two local hospitals reference three shootings that appear, at this time, to have been related. One of the victims’ status is listed as life-threatening and the other two victims’ conditions are determined to be none-life-threatening per ER staffs.

Officers are on scene near the N. Clinton St. and E. Washington Ctr. intersection where several bullet casings have been discovered. Detectives are working to determine if that scene is related to the three victims. Currently, there are no suspects in custody. There is no information, presently, of what precipitated the shootings.

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 shootings is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department at 427-1201, Crime Stoppers at 436-7867, or use the free “P3 Tips” app.

Sergeant J.C. Gutiérrez
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department