FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A 10-year-old boy was killed and another juvenile was arrested after a shooting on Fort Wayne’s far southeast side Monday.
Fort Wayne Police and medics were called just before 6 p.m. to the 2100 block of Carterton Drive, in an apartment complex in the area of East Paulding Road and South Anthony Boulevard, on reports of a shooting.
There, police found a juvenile suffering from an apparent gunshot wound inside a residence. Medics pronounced the juvenile dead at the scene.
The Allen County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 10-year-old Ray Dee One of Fort Wayne. He died of a gunshot wound to the head and his death has been ruled a homicide.
In a news release, police said “another juvenile” was located a short time later at another location, and arrested.
The juvenile has been preliminarily charged with Reckless Homicide, police said. Police have not identified the juvenile, but said they were cooperating with the investigation.
At the scene Tuesday, two FWPD investigators were spotted in front of an apartment building. In the parking lot, a minivan sat with its back window shattered out.
The incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office, and the coroner’s office.