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One person shot in northeast side neighborhood

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) - One person was shot Wednesday evening inside a home on Countryview Drive.

The neighborhood is near the intersection of State Boulevard and Lahmeyer Road.

Police rushed to the home just after 5:00 p.m. after someone in the home called to report the shooting. There were several people in the home at the time.

Our journalist on the scene spotted four people in handcuffs sitting on the curb outside the home as police officer cleared the home and piece together the timeline of events. ABC21 viewers sent photos to our newsroom.

Police officers respond to a shooting at a Fort Wayne home Wednesday afternoon. A viewer submitted the photo.
A police officer detains a man in front of a home after a shooting while two other officers draw their rifles. A viewer submitted the photo.
Officers work to secure the scene of a shooting on Fort Wayne's north side Wednesday afternoon. The photo was taken by a viewer.

ABC21 is working to learn the condition of the victim and the circumstances behind the shooting.

Brien McElhatten

Brien McElhatten anchors the evening weekday newscasts at ABC21.

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