Man shot on Fort Wayne’s east-side ID’d

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Pittsburg Street shooting

A man is in critical condition after a shooting on the city’s east side Tuesday afternoon.

Fort Wayne police and medics were called just before 4 p.m. to the 3000 block of Pittsburg Street, just east of Memorial Park, on report of a shooting. 

When they arrived, they found a man inside a home suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. According to dispatchers, the victim was first listed in serious condition, but was taken to the hospital and downgraded to critical. 

He was identified Wednesday as 32-year-old Singh Gagandeep of Fort Wayne.

Investigators say witnesses observed two men walk up to a home and knock at the front door before firing several shots into the house and fleeing on foot. Police do not have a description of the two men. 

By Wednesday, police had made no arrests and not identified a suspect or suspects.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or may have information is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Bureau at 427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.

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