FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
One Person Critical and One Person Serious After Early Morning Stabbing Outside the Rusty Spur Bar
At approximately 2:37 a.m., Thursday, June 6th, 2019, the Allen County Sheriff’s Department responded to a 911 hang up call at the Rusty Spur Bar located at 10350 North Clinton St. When officers arrived, they were advised that a stabbing had occurred approximately 10 minutes prior. As the Allen County Police were investigating at the Rusty Spur, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a local hospital where two victims arrived with stab wounds. Once it was determined that the incidents were related, the Allen County Sheriff’s Department took over the investigation. Detectives believe that a verbal altercation in the parking lot led to the stabbing. One victim is in a local hospital in critical condition and the second victim has been admitted in serious condition. Although no arrests have been made, detectives are looking for 2 people of interest. Anyone who has information is asked contact Detective Randy Morrison at 260-449-7409 or Detective Gabe Furnish at 260-449-7413. The incident remains under investigation by the Allen County Sheriff’s Detective Bureau, and the Allen County Prosecutors Office.
Captain Steve Stone
Allen County Sheriff’s Department
Public Information Officer