Four people injured in southeast Fort Wayne shooting

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Fort Wayne Police are investigating a shooting that left 4 people injured on the city’s southeast side Friday night.

Police responded to the 3200 block of Diplomat Drive just after 9 p.m. Police say officers heard multiple shots in the area.

Officers found 4 adult victims suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

Police say witnesses told them there may have been a physical altercation at the residence earlier in the evening. The witnesses said the altercation was between one of the shooting victims and another man, who reportedly threated to come back and shoot up the apartment.

Medics transported the 4 victims to local hospitals. One person suffered life-threatening injuries, the other 3 sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Crime scene technicians and the homicide team are processing the scene and collecting evidence.

Police did say the man involved in the altercation is a suspect, but did not give any further information.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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