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Monday, July 23, 2018 10:12 am

Coroner ID's victim shot in Walgreen's parking lot

MATTHEW LEBLANC | The Journal Gazette

Authorities have identified a man found shot to death early Saturday in the parking lot of a Walgreens at East State and Coliseum boulevards.
 
Carlos M. Hamilton, 19, was killed, the Allen County coroner's office announced Monday. His is the 27th homicide in Allen County this year.
 
Police found Hamilton after midnight suffering from gunshot wounds, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. A store employee found him in a car parked outside the business, according to a news release from the Fort Wayne Police Department.
 
The shooting is under investigation.
 
Anyone with information can call police at 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.