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One man dead after early morning shooting

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) -  Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Fort Wayne.

Police responded to the 1000 Block of Ridgewood Drive around 4:10 Friday morning on a report of gunshots being fired in the area. The caller told dispatch they heard around five gunshots.

Police searched the scene and found a man on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene.

The Allen County Coroner's Office will release the victim's identity along with the cause and manner of death.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.

The shooting remains under investigation.

Kayla Stewart

Kayla Stewart anchors ABC21 Morning News.

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