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Man in critical condition after shooting

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) – Police are working to learn why a man was shot Tuesday night.

The shooting happened at a home just before 9:30 on the 2900 block of Lillie street near Colerick Street.

Dispatchers confirm the victim was rushed to the hospital in extremely critical condition. Early reports suggest the man was shot in the head. Police aren’t sure if the shooting was accidental or intentional, but are looking into the circumstances.

Video from the scene showed a cluster of squad cars outside the home, as officers worked to gather evidence.

Stay with ABC21 for updates.


Brien McElhatten

Brien McElhatten anchors the evening weekday newscasts at ABC21.

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