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Friday's Fatal Shooting Victim Identified

Authorities have identified the shooting victim who died Friday afternoon.

Authorities have identified the shooting victim who died Friday afternoon in a Fort Wayne hospital. 

Johnny Lee Upshaw, 21, of Fort Wayne was fatally shot around 2 p.m. at the Baldwin Creek Apartments on the northeast side of town. 

Upshaw's death was ruled the 34th homicide in Fort Wayne and Allen County this year.

Another man was injured in the shooting and taken to a local hospital with a minor gunshot wound to his leg. 

Witnesses told police they saw a suspect or suspects leave in a black Dodge Charger. Police say they later found that car in a nearby neighborhood which no one inside. 

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact Fort Wayne Police at 260-427-1222. 

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