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Victim found dead on St Marys Ave. identified, ruled homicide

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA 21) -

The Allen County Coroner's office has identified the male victim found dead in the 1300 block of St. Marys Avenue on Sunday. 

ABC21 previously reported that officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of St. Marys Avenue in reference to a possible shooting on Sunday, June 10.  

READ MORE HERE: Police investigate person found dead on St Marys Ave. 

However, police said nobody had heard any shots fired. When officers went inside the residence, they found an adult male victim inside. Paramedics pronounced the victim dead immediately on scene.  

The coroner has identified the victim as 67-year-old Fermin H. Rosa, Jr. of Fort Wayne. His cause of death has been determined to be blunt force injuries of the head, and the manner of death to be homicide.  

Fermin H. Rosa, Jr is the 20th homicide in Allen County for 2018.  

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office and the Allen County Coroner’s Office. 

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