facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Man shot in face drives himself to hospital

By Kristen Butler, UPI.com   |   June 4, 2013 at 8:29 AM   |   Comments

Police in Fort Wayne, Indiana are investigating a shooting after a man walked into St. Joseph Hospital Sunday night suffering from at least two gunshots, including one to the jaw.

Investigators believe the man drove himself to the hospital, or that if anyone helped him, they didn't stay. A truck parked outside the emergency room entrance had a shattered window and the driver's side door was covered in blood.

Police believe the man, whose name has not been released, was shot while in the truck, but it wasn't clear at first where the shooting occurred.

Investigators were led to an alley in connection to the shooting victim, but no details were given. Residents of Greenwood Ave. told WANE-TV they heard multiple gunshots before seeing a silver pickup truck speed down the street.

The patient is in serious condition and the shooting is still under investigation.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Booby trap covers Austrian officer in manure Booby trap covers Austrian officer in manure
2
Calf with third eye hailed as incarnation of Shiva Calf with third eye hailed as incarnation of Shiva
3
1.4 tons of contaminated cheese stolen 1.4 tons of contaminated cheese stolen
4
Australia's bustiest model weighs larger breasts Australia's bustiest model weighs larger breasts
5
KFC filet may be 'an omen' of Scottish independence KFC filet may be 'an omen' of Scottish independence
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback