McClellan Street shooting victim identified by coroner

McClellan St shooting
McClellan St shooting(WPTA)
Published: Nov. 10, 2021 at 11:56 AM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - The coroner says the person who was killed in a shooting on Friday has been identified as a 37-year-old man.

Police say they were called to the 5300 block of McClellan Street around 11 p.m. Friday on reports of a shooting. When they arrived, they found a man with gunshot wounds who was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead shortly after.

The Allen County Coroner’s Office identified the man as Tremaine Junior Barnett of Fort Wayne.

His death was ruled a homicide, marking the 35th in Allen County so far this year.

The incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office and the Allen County Coroner’s Office.

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