One dead in Howell St. shooting, police say

One dead in Howell St. shooting, police say
One dead in Howell St. shooting, police say(WPTA)
Published: Dec. 16, 2021 at 5:59 AM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Fort Wayne police say they are investigating a fatal shooting on Howell St. early Thursday morning.

A release sent by the Fort Wayne Police Department says they were called to the 1600 block of Howell Street around 12:21 a.m. on reports that a man was sitting on his porch with a gunshot wound. When officers arrived, they say the victim was gone and ran to a nearby home on Richardson Street. When medics arrived there, they immediately took the victim to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

FWPD is asking for neighbors to review their home video surveillance footage and call police at 260-427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867 if there is any information that might assist in the investigation.

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