FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) — One person is suffering from life-threatening injuries after being shot during an armed robbery near downtown Fort Wayne.
According to a spokesperson with the Fort Wayne Police Department, officers were called to the scene of a shooting at SMS Property Management around 5:30 p.m. Friday. When they arrived they found one victim inside the business suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the hospital where he is said to be in critical condition.
According to police, a male suspect attempted to rob the business and exchanged fire with the victim. At this time, police are not sure if the suspect was also injured.