SEVERE WX : Flash Flood Watch - Flood Warning View Alerts

One person in custody after shooting in Bluffton

Bluffton Police have a man in custody after an overnight shooting.

Posted: Dec 1, 2018 5:45 PM
Updated: Dec 3, 2018 6:46 AM

BLUFFTON, Ind. (WFFT)- Bluffton Police have a man in custody after an overnight shooting. 

Police said they arrested 28-year-old Antonio Hamer on an attempted murder charge. 

Officers were called just after 12:30 a.m. to the 500 block of Jersey Street on reports of a shooting. 

The victim was conscious and alert when police arrived, and was able to identify the shooter. 

Police were able to get a search warrant for the suspect's home in the 200 block of Cherry Street. Hamer was arrested without incident. 

The victim was taken to a Fort Wayne hospital. 

Article Comments

Fort Wayne
Overcast
69° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 69°
Angola
Broken Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 66°
Huntington
Broken Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 68°
Decatur
Overcast
70° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 70°
Van Wert
Overcast
70° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 70°
Few Showers Tuesday
WFFT Radar
WFFT Temperatures
WFFT National

Community Events