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Friday, May 19, 2017 1:40 pm

Victim of Francis Street shooting identified

The Journal Gazette

A 36-year-old Fort Wayne man has been identified as the victim of a shooting on Francis Street early today, the Allen County coroner's office said.

Fort Wayne police responded to reports of shots fired in the 900 block of Francis Street about 12:15 a.m. They found the victim, identified as Terrance Lynn Miles, near the intersection of Francis and East Washington Boulevard suffering from gunshot wounds.

Miles' death is the 11th homicide in Allen County so far this year, the coroner's office said in a statement following an autopsy. The slaying remains under investigation by city police, the county prosecutor's office and the coroner's office.

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