For Immediate Release

May 29, 2022

Fatal Shooting

Date: May 28, 2022

Time: 11:48 pm

Location: 300 W. Rudisill Blvd

Victim: Adult Male/Deceased


On May 28, 2022, at 11:48hrs, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 300 block of W. Rudisill Blvd after several people called 911 reporting hearing multiple gunshots. Officers arrived and located numerous shell casings near the intersection of Webster St. and W. Rudisill Blvd.

While officers were investigating, they received word that an adult male had arrived at a local hospital with an apparent gunshot wound(s) and was in life-threatening condition. This male was later pronounced deceased.

At this time, it is believed that the decedent was present in the 300 block of W. Rudisill Blvd when gunfire erupted and was taken by associates to the hospital. Investigators are trying to determine what transpired and led to the gunfire, as well as what the decedent’s role was.

Crime Scene Technicians are currently processing the scene, searching for and collecting evidence. Detectives are going door to door trying to locate and witnesses and/or video surveillance.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers using the P3 tip app.

There are currently no suspects nor suspect descriptions.

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

The cause and manner of death as well as the identity of the decedent will be released by the Allen County Coroner’s Office.

There is nothing further at this time.

Chris Felton
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department