1 hurt in apparent shooting on Beaver Ave.

Two Fort Wayne police officers stand at the door of a home on Beaver Avenue after a reported shooting on Jan. 16, 2017.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – One person is hurt after a possible shooting south of downtown Tuesday night.

Fort Wayne police were called to 2912 Beaver Avenue around 10:36 p.m. for a reported shooting.

According to a police report released to NewsChannel 15, When an officer arrived he found the victim at the bottom of a stairs to his apartment with a towel on his leg. Charles Abner told the officer that he had been alone in the apartment and that shots came from outside and the doors were open.

The report indicated that there were no witnesses and no evidence of forced entry.

Abner was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

The incident remains under investigation.