Police search for suspect in shooting and armed robbery


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is looking for a man possibly linked to a shooting and armed robbery.

Police and medics were called just before 5 p.m. to Marion Center Road near Thompson Road, in the area of Interstate 469, on a report of a shooting.

Police say a woman found the suspect in her home. Her husband confronted the man when the suspect shot him. He suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Six minutes later, a woman called 911 stating a man just robbed hear at gunpoint. The incident happened near Hartzell and Tillman Road, while she was jogging.

Police say the suspect in the armed robbery fits the description of the shooting suspect at Marion Center. Police did not provide a description of the suspect.

Police are still actively searching for the suspect.

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