Fort Wayne shooting kills one

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) – A man is dead after a shooting Tuesday evening.

A Fort Wayne police spokesperson tells ABC21’s Kayla Stewart it happened just before 7:00 pm near Smith Street and Senate Avenue.

When police arrived, they found the victim lying in the middle of the street where he died.

Witnesses told officers they heard several gunshots before seeing the man in the street.

Officers are searching the area with dogs as they gather evidence and search for a suspect.

This story was updated to reflect additional details from the scene.

This story will be updated.

Brien McElhatten

Brien McElhatten

Brien McElhatten anchors the evening weekday newscasts at ABC21.
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