Victims identified in Creighton Ave shooting

The two people listed in critical condition after a shooting Friday morning have been identified.

Posted: Sep 24, 2018 11:51 AM
Updated: Sep 25, 2018 8:52 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- The two victims from Friday's shooting on Creighton Avenue have been identified as 35 year-old Michael A. Paige Jr. of Fort Wayne, and 28 year- old Frank E. Paige of Fort Wayne.

Both people were listed in critical condition after a shooting at a southeast side restaurant Friday morning.

Police responded around 9:15 a.m. to Link’s Wonderland at 1711 E. Creighton Ave.

When they arrived, they found one victim inside the restaurant and another in the parking lot. Both were taken to a local hospital in critical condition.

Investigators believe the shooting started inside. Witnesses described the suspect as a black man. Police are not sure what led to the shooting.

Link’s employees would not comment on what happened but said they will release a statement at a later date.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 427-1222.

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