Christopher Ezekiel Easton Obituary – A teenager from Fort Wayne, aged 15, has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting that took place on Vance Avenue in the 4900 block. Christopher Ezekiel Easton succumbed to multiple gunshot wounds, as confirmed by Allen County Deputy Coroner Jeffrey McCracken. This tragic incident has been officially classified as a homicide, marking the second such case in the county this year. Following the shooting, Easton was immediately transported to a local hospital, but unfortunately, he passed away later on. To assist with the expenses related to his funeral, his family has initiated a fundraising campaign.
The Fort Wayne Police Department, along with the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office and the Allen County Coroner’s Office, is actively investigating the incident. If you have any information regarding the shooting, please reach out to the authorities at 260-427-1201, contact Crime Stoppers at 260-437-7867, or utilize the P3 Tips app.