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Three dead, two hurt in Thanksgiving shooting

Officers responded around 10:25 p.m. to the 6100 block of Downingtown Drive. When they got there, they found five people had been shot.

Posted: Nov. 23, 2018 9:16 AM
Updated: Nov. 23, 2018 1:54 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Three people are dead and two others are in critical condition after a shooting Thanksgiving night. 

Officers responded around 10:25 p.m. to the 6100 block of Downingtown Drive. When they got there, they found five people had been shot.

Four of the victims were inside the house and the other was outside. Two men and a woman inside died at the scene. The other two men were taken to a local hospital. 

Detectives are interviewing several witnesses and neighbors to try and piece together what happened. 

There is no suspect information at this time. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP. 

The names of the victims will be released by the Allen County Coroner. 

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