Foul play ruled out in death of man found on sidewalk

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The Allen County Coroner’s Office has ruled out foul play in the death of a man who was found by a passerby lying on a sidewalk early Saturday morning in a neighborhood southwest of downtown Fort Wayne.

According to a news release from the Fort Wayne Police Department, emergency crews responded to the 2100 block of Thompson Avenue around 3:10 a.m. and found the man to be unresponsive.

The man, who has not been identified, was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was only described as being a male black in his 20’s or 30’s.  

The coroner’s office has not released the man’s identity or the cause and manner of death.

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