Boy dies after being shot south of downtown

The shooting happened before 4:30 p.m. when officers were called to a hospital after a boy who arrived after being shot.

Posted: Dec 31, 2018 9:08 PM
Updated: Jan 1, 2019 8:18 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - One boy is dead after an apparent drive by shooting.

The shooting happened before 4:30 p.m. when officers were called to a hospital after a boy who arrived after being shot.

The boy died shortly after.

Witnesses there told investigators the shooting could have happened near the intersection of Lafayette Street and Williams Street.

Detectives found several shell casings in the area.

Right now, police don't have any suspects.

If you have any information, contact the Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Bureau at 427-1201 or call Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867.

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