Shooting victim dropped off at hospital

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A man who was apparently shot was dropped off at a downtown hospital late Thursday, according to emergency dispatchers.

Around 11:15 p.m., police were notified by the hospital that two people had brought a man who had been shot into the hospital’s emergency room.

Emergency dispatchers said the man was in serious condition and was taken to another hospital.

A police report was released to NewsChannel 15 late Friday morning and in it, the victim is said to have told a Fort Wayne police officer that he was shot on Pontiac Street near a gas station and he did not know the person who shot him. The victim also told the officer he “was not having trouble with anyone.”

The police report indicated the victim had been shot in the midsection.

The incident remains under investigation.