Shooting leaves woman with life threatening injuries

Police say a woman could be connected to a shooting that happened on Smith Street in Fort Wayne Sunday morning.

Posted: Sep 8, 2019 11:25 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Around 4:05 AM Sunday, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department went to the 4000 block of Smith Street in reference to a domestic battery investigation.

Officers received information that a woman that was possibly involved in the domestic battery investigation left the residence prior to officer’s arrival.

While at the scene, police were told a woman arrived at a local hospital suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

Hospital emergency room physicians say the woman has life threatening injuries.

Police say a man from the residence was taken to the detective bureau to be interviewed.

It is believed that the woman that arrived at the hospital may be associated with the domestic battery investigation.

At this time, no arrests have been made in reference to this investigation.

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