Victim facing life-threatening injuries after shooting at Fort Wayne apartment complex


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A man is undergoing treatment for life-threatening injuries after a shooting at a Fort Wayne apartment complex Tuesday afternoon.

Police and medics were called around 2 p.m. after a man walked into an area hospital suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the side. He was listed in critical condition before being transferred to a different hospital for treatment for his life-threatening injuries.

Police believe that the alleged shooting happened at the 4000 block of Hessen Cassel, within the Three Fountains Cooperative complex. Officers report finding evidence of a shooting outside an apartment.

Investigators were knocking on doors and talking to people in that area. Police found shell casings at the apartment complex, WANE 15 learned.

No suspect information has been released.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867 or use the free “P3 Tips” app.    

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