Fort Wayne police investigating whether wounded man was shot

Fort Wayne police responded to a local hospital for what was initially reported as a gunshot victim.

Posted: Aug 13, 2019 4:23 PM
Updated: Aug 14, 2019 8:37 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) -- Fort Wayne police are investigating what caused a man's life-threatening injury before he arrived at St. Joseph Hospital Tuesday. 

Officers responded to the hospital about 1:10 p.m. for what was initially reported as a gunshot victim; but police say right now they're not sure if it was a gunshot or another type of injury. 

The man, who hasn't been identified, has been taken to a local trauma center. 

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police (260) 436-7867.

Check back with FOX 55 News as more information becomes available.

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