Woman killed in double shooting identified

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – The woman who was found dead after a double shooting has been identified as Reyna Elida Ramirez-Coronado, 36 of Fort Wayne. The cause of death was determined to be a gunshot wound to the head and the manner of which was homicide, according to the coroner’s report.

Police cars line the 4700 block of Warsaw Street after a reported shooting.
Police cars line the 4700 block of Warsaw Street after a reported shooting.

The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the  reported shooting on the city’s southeast side Sunday evening. Police were called around 7:37 p.m. to 4730 Warsaw Street.

FWPD Spokesman Officer John Chambers said Ramirez-Coronado was pronounced dead. A man was also taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

Chambers had said police are not actively looking for suspects and no arrests had been made.

“It [the shooting] is possibly a domestic situation,” Chambers told NewsChannel 15. “We’re still trying to collect and gather information, more details about what possibly led up to the shooting.”

Chambers said there were other individuals inside the home but could not confirm their ages or how they know the victims. Chambers said they could have been potential witnesses.

Chambers also didn’t provide information about the relationship between Ramirez-Coronado and the man. Police have not released the name of the man.

The incident remains under investigation.

The shooting comes less than 24 hours after two other shootings left one person dead and two others hurt. It’s unclear if the shootings are related.

Ramirez-Coronado is the 41st homicide victim in Allen County.