Brookmill Shooting Victims ID'd, 1 Stabbed, 1 Shot (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

By Rachel Martin
By Eric Dutkiewicz

July 31, 2013 Updated Aug 1, 2013 at 5:17 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) - Three people were shot Wednesday night at the Brookmill Court Apartments.

Around 8:15, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a shooting in the 2700 block of Millbrook Dr.

Authorities found two men near the entrance to the apartment complex. They were taken to the hospital in critical condition, but both later died.

The Allen County Coroner said that Sidney Gates, 26, was stabbed to death and Dashawn Martin, 21, died from gunshot wounds. Both have been declared a homicide.

A large amount of narcotics were discovered at the scene and police say they believe the incident is drug-related.

A woman was also shot, and police say she is hospitalized in good condition. Police say she was shot in the hand when a bullet passed through the wall of her apartment.

In all, some witnesses reported to police hearing six to ten gunshots.

No arrests have been made in the shooting, and no suspect description has been given at this point.




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