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The Journal Gazette

Friday, May 19, 2017 6:16 am

Man dies after apparent shooting

Journal Gazette

Police believe a man found on the ground in a Francis Street neighborhood was shot to death early today.

Officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 900 block of Francis Street at 12:18 a.m. They found the victim near the intersection of Francis and East Washington Boulevard suffering from gunshot wounds, according to a news release from Fort Wayne police spokesman Christopher Felton.

The man initially was in critical condition, but later died from injuries, police said.

There are no suspects in the incident and detectives are continuing to investigate the case. Anyone with information is asked to call 427-1201.