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Beating leaves woman in critical condition

A woman was found critically injured in the hallway of an apartment building from an apparent beating.

Posted: Oct 22, 2017 9:16 AM
Updated: Oct 22, 2017 9:16 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind (WFFT) - Fort Wayne police responded to a call about an unconscious woman in the 2100 block of Eden Street at the Villages of Hanna Apartments just before 4:00am Thursday.  When they arrived, they found a woman lying in the common hallway of the apartment building suffering from severe head trauma from a physical assault.

The woman was transported to an area hospital, where she is listed in critical condition. Police are questioning neighbors and gathering evidence in an effort to determine what led up to the incident.  There is no suspect information at this time and the identity of the victim has not been made available.

This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.



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