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Man shot and killed in Fort Wayne barbershop

Thursday, November 29, 2012 - 8:18 am

A man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a shooting at E&M Barbershop in the Pontiac Mall, 1108 E. Pontiac St., Fort Wayne police reported.

They have not released the identity, age or address of the victim.

Police were called to the scene of the shooting at 3:53 p.m. They found the victim with what appeared to be a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Early Wednesday evening, detectives were still interviewing witnesses, and crime scene technicians were still searching for evidence at the site. No arrests have been made, and police say there are no suspects at this point. Fort Wayne police are continuing their investigation, along with the Allen County Coroner's Office and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.The Coroner's Office will release the victim's identity along with the cause and manner of death.