Woman shot goes to hospital, man being questioned


FORT WAYNE, Ind (WANE) – Fort Wayne Police are investigating a domestic battery situation that resulted in the shooting of a woman who was left with life-threatening injuries.

Officers responded to a home in the 4000 block of Smith Street just after 4:00 a.m. Sunday in reference to a domestic battery investigation.

When they arrived they received information that a woman was involved and had left the home, according to FWPD.

While officer were on scene, they were advised that an adult woman walked into a local hospital suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

Fort Wayne Dispatchers tell WANE 15 she walked into the hospital around 5:30 a.m.

Hospital emergency room physicians determined after examining the woman that she had life threatening injuries.

Investigators have transported a man from the home on Smith Street to the detective bureau to be interviewed, but say no arrests have been made.

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