Man seriously hurt after shooting, reported domestic dispute

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A man has been hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being found with apparent gunshot wounds in southeast Fort Wayne.

Around 7:45 p.m., emergency crews were sent to the 2700 block of Bowser Avenue on reports of a domestic dispute call, according to police at the scene.

Responding officers found a 47-year-old man with an apparent gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said. Once at the hospital his condition was downgraded to life-threatening.

Fort Wayne Homicide Detectives and Crime Scene Detectives took witness statements and collected evidence.

Bowser Avenue between Pontiac Street and McKee Street was closed while police investigate.

It is unclear what led to the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call the detective bureau at 260-427-1201 or leave an anonymous tip through the P3 App.

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