Gunfire Reported In Multiple Locations Early This Morning

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

Gunfire Reported In Multiple Locations Early This Morning

April 18, 2014 Updated Apr 18, 2014 at 10:06 AM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind (21Alive) -- Early this morning officers responded to shots fired in multiple locations near Eden Green Apartments, Chapel Oaks, and Oaklawn Court.

The first incident happened when an officer in Eden Green Apartments heard 8 to 10 gunshots coming from the east. While dealing with the incident in Eden Green Apartments, officers began receiving reports of men running through Chapel Oaks with firearms. Then another call came in reporting vandalism by gunfire at a residence on Oaklawn Court.

The resident on Oaklawn Court said they were awakened by gunfire and that a bullet had come through their wall and struck their toilet. The responding observed six bullet holes in the siding of the residence.

According to the Officer, if the bullet had that hit the toilet had struck a foot over, it would have entered the bedroom where the resident was asleep.

A neighbor stated that they saw two men running southwest and a tan Chevy Impala leaving quickly.




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