One hurt in Lillie Street shooting

Officers responded just before 8:00 p.m. to 2605 Lillie Street. When they got to the house, they found a black man in his mid fifties who had been shot in the side.

Posted: Feb 3, 2019 10:52 PM
Updated: Feb 4, 2019 8:56 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A Fort Wayne man is in serious condition after being shot on the city’s southeast side.

Officers responded just before 8:00 p.m. to 2605 Lillie Street. When they got to the house, they found a black man in his mid fifties who had been shot in the side. Police said there were other people in the house at the time.

Police have identified the victim as 55 year-old Alex M. Fisher of Fort Wayne.  

Police stayed on scene and canvassed the area and spoke to potential witnesses.

The victim was taken to the hospital and last listed in serious condition.

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