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Coroner: Woman found dead on Valentine’s Day now a homicide case

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) - The Allen County Coroner's Office revealed the woman found unconscious on Valentine's Day was shot to death, and her death was a homicide.

Officers were called to the 600 block of Candlelite Court near Airport Expressway early Sunday morning where detectives found the woman unconscious. She died at the scene.

READ MORE: Fort Wayne Police working a death investigation on Valentine’s Day

Following an autopsy, the coroner identified the woman as 37-year-old Heather Nicole Hobbs.

She died from a gunshot wound to the head, marking Allen County's 4th homicide in 2021.

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