Suspect identified in Friday’s double shooting

September 24, 2018

Fort Wayne police today identified a man they believe shot two people last week at a restaurant on East Creighton Avenue. 

Gabriel A. Hicks, 29, is a suspect in the shooting, police said in a news release.  

He is described as 5-foot-9, about 175 pounds and black with black hair and brown eyes. He is known to wear colored contact lenses and glasses. He has tattoos on both arms and on his neck.He should be considered armed and dangerous, police said.

Police were called to Link’s Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave., around 9:15 a.m. Friday and found two men : one inside the business and one outside : with gunshot wounds. Both were taken to a hospital in critical condition. 

A motive for the shootings is not clear.  

Anyone with information can contact police at 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at 436-7867. 


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