FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – The Allen County Coroner’s Office released details Wednesday afternoon of an autopsy done on a man found dead inside a car that crashed just south of downtown Fort Wayne Tuesday night.
Police responded to the 2300 block of John Street just before 11 p.m. on reports of a shooting. When officers arrived, they found a man with gunshot wounds in a car. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
An initial investigation revealed the shooting occurred while the victim was inside the vehicle. The victim then crashed into a parked vehicle along John Street.
The autopsy determined that Johnny Mathes Foy III died from a gunshot wound to the chest and his death has been ruled a homicide.
Police say there is currently no suspect information.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867 or use the free “P3 Tips” app.