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Arrest made in deadly Thanksgiving home invasion, police seeking second suspect

Fort Wayne Police made an arrest in a Thanksgiving shooting that's now being described as a home invasion.

Posted: Nov 23, 2018 1:49 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Fort Wayne Police made an arrest in a Thanksgiving shooting that's now being described as a home invasion. 

Police arrested 22-year-old Kameron Joyner early Friday during a traffic stop at Clinton and Rudisill. He was arrested without incident in connection to a home invasion that left three people dead and two others hurt Thursday night. 

Joyner is currently being held on five counts of preliminary aggravated battery. 

Detectives determined 22-year-old Gerald Pinkston was also involved in the home invasion. Pinkston, shown above, is a black male, 5'7, and 145 pounds. He is considered armed and dangerous. 

Anyone who knows where Pinkston might be is asked to call 911. 

The Allen County Coroner will release the names of the three victims who died in the 6100 block of Downingtown Drive, as well as the manner and cause of their deaths. 

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