The Journal Gazette
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 6:24 am

Woman ID'd in overnight shooting

JAMIE DUFFY | The Journal Gazette

The Allen County Coroner's Office today identified Arlene Shelton as the woman who was shot late Tuesday night and found lying in a driveway.

Shelton, 61, was apparently shot in a vehicle before she was found in a driveway in the 1400 block of Ventura Lane at about 11:50 p.m., the Fort Wayne Police Department said in a news release.

She was transported to a local hospital where she died from multiple gunshot wounds, according to police.

Shelton is the 30th homicide in Allen County this year.

Detectives are interviewing witnesses and crime scene investigators are processing the scene. Fort Wayne police currently have not identified a suspect, the release said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police department at 260-427-1222, Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867 or use the free P3 Tips app.

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