Man found dead in southwest alley

March 25, 2019

Fort Wayne police are investigating the death of a man Sunday. 

Just before 11 p.m., police were called to the 1400 block of Huestis Avenue for an unknown problem, a statement said. 

It said the caller told dispatchers an unresponsive man had been found lying near an alley. Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene. 

Detectives canvassed the scene and spoke to residents, police said. They said the name of the victim and his cause and manner of death will be released by the Allen County coroner’s office.