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One dead another seriously injured after shooting on Lillie Street

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) - A man was killed and a woman was seriously hurt after a shooting Tuesday evening.

Police arrived were called to 2500 block of Lillie Street around 8:00 pm Tuesday night, when they found one man and one woman suffering from apparent gun shot wounds. Police say a juvenile called 911.

The man was lying on the ground in the front yard when paramedics attempted to revive him. They were unsuccessful and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

A police spokesperson said officers are interviewing witnesses and gathering evidence in an attempt to find the person responsible. They declined to publicly identify the victims.

If you have any information that may help police your ask to to call crime stoppers at 260-436-7867.

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Arielle Cadet

Arielle Cadet joined WPTA in August 2019. The Atlanta, Georgia native graduated from the University of Missouri and serves as Weekend Anchor/MMJ for ABC21. Feel free to connect with her on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, or shoot her an email at acadet@WPTA21.com.

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