The Journal Gazette
Sunday, January 12, 2020 7:43 am

8-year-old shot, in life-threatening condition

The Journal Gazette

An 8-year-old boy is in life-threatening condition after being shot this morning inside a southeast home. 

Fort Wayne Police were called to the 3200 block of Logan Avenue just before 2 a.m., where they found the boy suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound to his shoulder and chest area, police said in a statement. 

Police believe the gunshots were fired from outside. 

Detectives are interviewing witnesses that were inside the home during the shooting. 

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at 260-427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867.


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