Man in critical condition following suspected battery

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – A man is in critical condition after a suspect battery.

It happened just before 10:45 Wednesday night on the city’s southeast side. Officers and medics were called to 4029 Robinwood Drive, just of E. Rudisill with reports of an adult male with injuries to his head.

After he was taken to the hospital, police say his condition worsened and that he is now listed with life-threatening injuries.

FWPD officials released the following:

On July 21nd, 2021 at approximately 10:43 PM officers were dispatched to this address in reference to an adult male with injuries to his head. Officers arrived on scene and immediately rendered aid until Medics arrived.

Medics arrived on scene and immediately took the victim to a local hospital. When the victim arrived at the hospital his injuries became life threatening. At this time Detectives are canvassing the area for any witnesses and evidence. As information becomes available it will be released to the media.

The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking if anyone has any information regarding this incident please contact the FWPD at 427-1201, Crime Stoppers at 436-7867 or send information through the Crime Stoppers app P3.

This incident is being investigated by the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office.