Deputies: Gunman, teenage girl among 4 people found dead at Cook Road home

Allen County Sheriff's deputies say an elderly woman who was hiding in the house escaped uninjured.

Posted: Nov 30, 2021 11:28 AM
Updated: Nov 30, 2021 10:41 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) -- Allen County Sheriff's deputies say a male gunman and a teenage girl are among the four people found dead at a rural, northwest Fort Wayne home Monday night.

Deputies say another man and woman were also killed inside the home on West Cook Road, but an elderly woman who was hiding inside escaped uninjured.

Allen County Chief Deputy Troy Hershberger talks to reporters Tuesday after deputies found the bodies of four people inside a home in Northwest Fort Wayne Monday night. Jake Thomas/WFFT

UPDATE: Coroner identifies four family members killed in Cook Road murder-suicide

Chief Deputy Troy Hershberger says the survivor and another family member who was not inside the home called 911. 

Allen County deputies responded to the home around 9 p.m.

They looked inside a window and saw multiple people down. 

Names of the four people found dead will be released by the Allen County Coroner's Office. 

This is a developing story. Check back with FOX 55 News as more details become available. 

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