One seriously hurt in shooting

Crime

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A person was seriously hurt in an apparent shooting just south of downtown Fort Wayne mid-afternoon Monday.

Police investigate a shooting along Creighton Avenue on Monday, May 29, 2017.

Police and medics were called around 2:30 p.m. Monday to the intersection of Creighton Avenue and Harrison Street on a report of a shooting. Dispatchers confirmed a victim was found there in serious condition.

No other information was available.

A witness told NewsChannel 15 that someone was shooting toward a man from an apartment two blocks away at Hoagland Avenue. The man shot back before he jumped into a car and sped off, the witness said.

Police taped off a small area on South Harrison Street. Inside the cordoned-off area, a red Chrysler Sebring sat with its rear passenger window shot out.

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