FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Police are investigating a reported shooting that has left a boy dead Monday afternoon.
Fort Wayne Police officers responded to a home on the 500 block of Pierce Avenue just before 5:30 p.m. and found the boy with an apparent gunshot wound.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Allen County Coroner’s Office has identified the boy as 12-year-old Naryous Wilson of Fort Wayne.
His cause of death has been determined to be a gunshot wound of the head.
The coroner said the manner of death is pending further investigation.
This incident remains under investigation by authorities in Allen County.