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Mystery: Young man dies after appearing at hospital with gunshot wound

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) – A young man is dead after he showed up at the hospital under mysterious circumstances.

Fort Wayne police officer John Chambers says the victim showed up at the hospital Monday afternoon after he was shot somewhere else.

Officers have not identified him yet.

Police believe the shooting occurred near the intersection of Lafayette Street and Williams Street, with the victim shot inside his own car.

Investigators in the area found shell casings in the street.

Detectives would like anyone with information to call police.


Brien McElhatten

Brien McElhatten anchors the evening weekday newscasts at ABC21.

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