Fort Wayne police looking for suspect in July shooting

The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public's help to find a suspect from a July shooting.

Posted: Aug 20, 2019 1:54 PM
Updated: Aug 20, 2019 2:03 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public's help to find a suspect from a July shooting.

Police have identified the man as 21-year-old Carlos Avila.

He is described as a hispanic male, 5-foot-9, weighing 140 pounds.

Avila is wanted by police in connection of a July 4 shooting at Baldwin Creek Apartments.

Avila is considered armed and dangerous and detectives have issued warrants for his arrest for: 

  • Attempted Murder
  • Burglary
  • Aggravated Battery
  • Violation Probation
  • Dealing Marijuana

Anyone with information on his immediate location is asked to call 911.

If you have information about this incident involving Avila you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at (260)436-7867.

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