UPDATE: Police searching for person of interest in Thursday homicide

The incident happened around 1:15 a.m. Thursday when police were called Chapel Oaks Apartments on a report of an armed robbery.

Posted: May 30, 2019 8:56 AM
Updated: May 31, 2019 8:26 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Police are searching for a person of interest in an early morning robbery and homicide investigation.

Fort Wayne Police said they are looking for Leon Lumpkin in connection to the shooting death of Arrianna Henderson.

Henderson was found shot under a pavilion behind the leasing office Chapel Oaks Apartments.

She died at the scene.

Police say Lumpkin is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867.

Original story:

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A woman was found dead in a Fort Wayne apartment complex.

It happened around 1:15 a.m. Thursday when police were called Chapel Oaks Apartments on a report of an armed robbery.

While officers were searching the area for clues, they found a woman who had been shot under a pavilion behind the leasing office.

The woman died at the scene.

Detectives said they believe the armed robbery and shooting are related.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867.

You can also submit information on-line to Crime Stoppers by clicking here.

The incident remains under investigation.

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