Saturday’s homicide victim identified

Photo from Robinwood Drive

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE)  The Allen County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim from Saturday’s shooting.

The coroner said Anthony T. Scott, 60, Fort Wayne, died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

Scott is the eighth homicide victim in Allen County in 2014.

Officers responded to two separate incidents around 1:45 p.m. Saturday.

Officers first responded to a reported shooting in the 3200 block of South Anthony Boulevard. A man found on South Anthony was taken to the hospital in fair condition. His name has not been released.

While police were on the scene a second call came in for a man down in the middle of the street near Oxford Street and Robinwood Drive.

Police found Scott in the street unresponsive who appeared to have been shot. Medics pronounced Scott dead at the scene.

Both incidents remain under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP.


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