Fort Wayne Police Department news release regarding a shooting investigation on Glenwood Avenue.
Date: March 24, 2021
Time: 9:59 PM
Location: 2300 block of Glenwood Avenue
Victim: Male / Adult
On Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at approximately 9:59 PM, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the area of Glenwood Avenue reference gunshots being fired in the area. Dispatch received several calls from citizens reporting the gunshots. While responding to the area, officers were advised there was a shooting victim in the 2300 block of Glenwood Avenue.
Officers arrived and located the male/adult victim lying in the front yard of a residence. The victim was suffering from two apparent gunshot wounds. Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital in serious condition. Upon arriving at the hospital his condition was downgraded to life-threatening by a physician.
Detectives are canvassing the neighborhood and speaking with potential witnesses. In addition, witnesses have been transported to police headquarters for interviews. Detectives hope to have additional information once those interviews are completed. There is no suspect information to provide at this time.
This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.