Man in critical condition after being stabbed

Officers arrived on scene and found the victim lying in the middle of Drexel Avenue Saturday night.

Posted: Jan 6, 2019 10:38 AM
Updated: Jan 7, 2019 6:34 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Around 10:24 PM Saturday night, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 2800 block of Drexel Avenue for a battery investigation.

Dispatch received additional information about someone being stabbed.

Officers arrived on scene and found the victim lying in the middle of Drexel Avenue.

He was unresponsive and appeared to be suffering from two stab wounds to the chest and left shoulder.

Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital in serious condition. After arriving at the hospital, the victim was downgraded to critical condition by a physician.

Detectives are currently interviewing potential witnesses at the scene. 

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