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Ohio man ID’d as victim in S. Harrison St. shooting

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The Allen County Coroner's Office has identified the victim of a fatal shooting early Friday morning.

The coroner says 42-year-old Antonyo Stephens of Columbus, Ohio, was killed in a shooting in the 4900 block of S. Harrison St. just after midnight.

Police said they arrived at the scene and found Stephens with gunshot wounds to his chest and stomach. He was taken to the hospital where he died.

The Allen County coroner says 42-year-old Antonyo Stephens of Columbus, Ohio died after being shot several times.

Police say several people were inside of the home at the time of the shooting. Investigators are interviewing witnesses and searching for a possible suspect.

Stephens' death marks the 30th homicide in Allen County this year.

Police are asking anyone with information to call the Fort Wayne Police Department at (260) 427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at (260) 436-7867.

Jazlynn Bebout

Jazlynn Bebout is the Assignment Desk Editor and Digital Editor at WPTA. Follow her on Twitter @jazlynnsb

Corinne Rose

Corinne Rose is a reporter for WPTA.

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