Man critically hurt after shooting near apartment complex

Police taped off a section of the road around Chapel Oaks Apartments after a shooting on Wednesday.
Police taped off a section of the road around Chapel Oaks Apartments after a shooting on Wednesday.
Police taped off a section of the road around Chapel Oaks Apartments after a shooting on Wednesday.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A man  is in critical condition following a shooting near Chapel Oaks Apartments on Fort Wayne southeast side.

Police were called to the 1000 block of Buchanan Street just after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. The victim was initially reported to be in serious condition, but his condition was downgraded to critical after arriving at a hospital.

Investigators believe there was some sort of altercation near Greentree Court and the victim was shot while in a car. Another person was in the car at the time. One of them then drove to Buchanan St. after the shooting. That’s where police located them.

Police are talking to the second person. No arrests have been made.

 

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