The Journal Gazette
Friday, October 23, 2020 12:55 pm

Victim of Werling Drive shooting identified

The Journal Gazette

A 34-year-old Fort Wayne man has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting Thursday night, the Allen County coroner's office said today.

Elgin Markeith Davis died from a gunshot wound, and his death is the 41st homicide of the year in Allen County, the coroner's office said in a statement following an autopsy.

Fort Wayne police have said they were called to the 4600 block of Werling Drive about 11:20 p.m. Callers reported hearing multiple shots in the area, police have said.

Police said they found Davis in the street suffering from at least one apparent gunshot wound.

The death remains under investigation by city police, the county prosecutor's office and the coroner's office.



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