FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — The Allen County Coroner had identified the man who was killed in a shooting Wednesday night at a Fort Wayne motel.
The Fort Wayne Police Department was called to the Coliseum Inn at 1020 North Coliseum Blvd. at 11 p.m. Wednesday regarding a shooting.
The victim was identified as 41-year-old Jean Emmanuel Duperat from Fort Wayne.
Duperat was declared dead at the scene of the shooting by medics.
The coroner ruled the cause of death has to be a gunshot wound and the manner of death is homicide.
Duperat is the 24th Homicide in Allen County for 2020.
This incident remains under investigation by authorities in Allen County.