FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — The Allen County Coroner's Office has identified two men who died Sunday in separate incidents.
The first victim identified by the corner was from an early morning shooting that took place Sunday just after 3.
Fort Wayne Fire Department
Fort Wayne police responded to the 500 block of McKinnie Avenue on Sunday in connection to a shooting with one man dead and two others were injured.
The coroner identified the victim as 36-year-old Roosevelt Allen III of Fort Wayne.
Allen was pronounced deceased at the scene, according to police.
His cause of death has been determined to be multiple gunshot wounds and the manner of death is homicide.
Allen is the 16th Homicide in Allen County for 2020.
The Allen County Coroner’s Office identified a second man, who was found in the St. Marys River Sunday evening in Fort Wayne.
The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a report of a person who fell into the river at Fairfield and Gerke avenues just before 8 p.m. Sunday.
The victim was identified as 71-year-old John O. Eiffel of Fort Wayne.
His cause of death has been determined to be cardiac arrhythmia due to congestive heart failure due to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and the manner of death is natural.
Both of these incidents remain under investigation by Allen County authorities.