FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — One man is dead after he was fatally shot inside a Fort Wayne home early Friday morning.
Just after 12:15 a.m. officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 4900 block of South Harrison Street regarding a shooting that took place inside the house.
When officers arrived at the house they found a man inside the house who appeared to be shot in his chest and abdomen.
Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital in serious condition.
FWPD said when the victim arrived at the hospital he was pronounced deceased by a physician.
Investigators said there were several witnesses inside the house at the time of the shooting.
Detectives said they are currently in the process of interviewing those witnesses to get information for a possible suspect.
The Allen County Coroner’s Office will release the victim's identity along with the cause and manner of death at a later time.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.
This incident remains under investigation by authorities in Allen County.