On September 7, 2021, at 1:54 pm, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to Parkview Hospital on Randallia Drive in reference to a shooting victim.
News release from the Fort Wayne Police Department:
Date: September 7, 2021
Time: 1:54 PM
Location: Three Fountains Apartments, 4000 block of Hessen Cassel Road
Victim: Male / Adult
On Tuesday, 09/07/2021, at approximately 1:54 PM, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to Parkview Hospital on Randallia Drive in reference to a shooting victim. The victim arrived at the Hospital via private conveyance.
Officers arrived and found a male adult victim who appeared to be suffering from a single gunshot wound to the side. The victim was transferred to another local hospital for treatment reference life-threatening injuries.
Information gathered from a witness at the Hospital placed the location of the shooting in the 4000 block of Hessen Cassel Rd. At that location, Officers located evidence of the shooting outside of an apartment.
Detectives are canvassing the neighborhood and are speaking with potential witnesses. There is no one in custody and 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 regarding this investigation is asked to contact the Greater Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers at (260) 229-7867 or toll-free at 1-800-237-7867 or the Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Bureau at 427-1201. You can also use the P3 app on your Android phone or Apple phone here. They are also available on Facebook. You can submit your tip anonymously.