FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA 21) — One person was taken to the hospital after they were found lying in the street with a gunshot wound early Friday morning.
Fort Wayne police say they responded to the area of E Wayne Street and Hanna Street around 4:13 Friday morning. When they arrived they found two women and a man. The man was lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to his leg.
The women told police they heard gunshots and arrived at the scene to find the man in the middle of the street. The victim was transported to a local hospital in serious condition.
Officers could be seen with flashlights searching the area collecting evidence. They blocked Hanna between Wayne and Berry for a short time, but the road was reopened around 5 a.m.