Police investigating Sunday morning shooting in The Fort

Published: Nov. 14, 2021 at 12:21 PM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - The Fort Wayne Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place early Sunday morning in The Fort. Officers tell us they responded to the 800 block of Prospect Avenue just before 9 a.m.

Officers say they when they arrived they found a man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

Police say the man was transported to the hospital in serious condition but was later downgraded to life threatening condition.

They say initial reports indicate the shooting was accidental but they are interviewing witnesses to find additional information.

This is a developing story; check back for updates.

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