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Fort Wayne man critically injured in battery incident


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21)- Fort Wayne Police are investigating after they say a man was hit in the head with a bat Tuesday night.

Police say it happened just before 9:30 P.M. in the 700 block Leesburg Rd. They say when they arrived to the scene they found a man with injuries to his head.

The man was taken to the hospital for his injuries. Doctors later determined he was in critical condition.

Investigators believe the suspect is a adult male and say he's still at large. Fort Wayne Police are asking anyone with information on the incident to contact the department at 427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.

Brittany Henderson

Brittany joined WPTA from Syracuse University. She is ABC21’s weekday morning producer.

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