Police investigate apartment shooting

September 1, 2018

Fort Wayne police are seeking information on who might be responsible for gunfire inside an apartment complex on Tennessee Avenue early today.

Officers were conducting some type of investigation at a building at 621 Tennessee Ave. about 1:30 a.m. when they heard gunshots, according to a news release.

Police were told a suspect may have barricaded himself inside the apartment, and all units in the building were evacuated. Members of the emergency and crisis teams arrived and tried for hours to make contact with the suspect, but did not locate anyone.

There were no reported injuries or suspects at this time, and no police fired their weapons. The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.


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