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Verbatim: Baseball bat critically wounds woman

Written report received Friday morning from the Fort Wayne Police Department:

On Friday April 13,2012 at approximately 2:48 AM, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence located in the 6300 block of High Point Run in reference to a domestic battery investigation.

As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located a female adult victim (unconscious) and unresponsive. Paramedics provided medical attention to the victim before transporting her to a local hospital in critical condition.

Investigators advised that a male called into 911 dispatch from the residence stating that he had just battered his girlfriend with a baseball bat. The male was transported to the detective bureau for questioning.

The names of the female victim and male are being withheld at this time. Investigators continue to gather details about the incident.

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecutors Office.


A Fort Wayne man has been arrested and charged


YWCA Northeast Indiana 24-hour Domestic Violence Crisis Line: 447-7233 or 800-441-4073.

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