Allen County Coroner IDs victim of Saturday shooting

The Allen County Coroner's office say Fort Wayne Police believe the intersection of Rudisill...
The Allen County Coroner's office say Fort Wayne Police believe the intersection of Rudisill Boulevard and Fairfield Avenue was the scene of a shooting late Saturday, May 28, 2022.(Staff)
Published: Jun. 1, 2022 at 4:03 PM EDT
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - The Allen County coroner’s office has identified the victim of a shooting Saturday night in the area of Rudisill Boulevard and Fairfield Avenue.

The coroner’s office says Tyshawn Eaton, 20, from Fort Wayne, was taken to a local hospital where he died just before 1 a.m., Sunday.

Eaton’s cause of death was from a gunshot wound to the chest, the coroner’s office ruled, after an autopsy. His manner of death has been ruled a homicide by the coroner’s office.

Eaton is the 10th homicide in Allen County for 2022.

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