East Central Towers stabbing victim identified

The victim of Friday's deadly stabbing at East Central Towers has been identified.

Posted: Jan 27, 2020 10:28 AM
Updated: Jan 27, 2020 12:32 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — The victim of Friday's deadly stabbing at East Central Towers has been identified.

The Allen County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as 48-year-old Warrell K. Booher of Fort Wayne.

The coroner said Booher was found suffering from a stab wound in the hallway of his apartment building on Jan. 24.

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Booher was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

The cause of death is a stab wound of the chest and the manner of death is homicide.

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Fort Wayne police arrested 52-year-old Michael Foster in connection to the fatal stabbing the next day.

Warrell K. Booher is the 4th Homicide in Allen County for 2020.

This incident remains under investigation.

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