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One person in life threatening condition after shooting at Coliseum Inn

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21)- One man is in the hospital with life threatening injuries after a shooting Saturday night.

Police say they were patrolling the area near the Coliseum Inn around 7:20 pm when the victim called out to officers saying he had been shot. The victim told officers he believed he knew who had shot him while he was inside room 319.

The victim was transported to the hospital initially with non-life threatening injuries but was later downgraded to life-threatening injuries.

Police are questioning a person of interest. They believe the victim knew the person who shot him. The incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story stay with ABC 21 for more updates.

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