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Fort Wayne Police searching for two men connected to recent shootings

Davon Burton and Christopher Figgs (Photos supplied/Fort Wayne Police Department)

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Fort Wayne Police are searching for two men they think are connected to two recent southeast side shootings.

Police are searching for 27-year-old Davon Burden and 28-year-old Christopher Figgs.

Burden is a person of interest in the death of Domonic Norton, police say.

Police were called to a home in the 4100 block of Euclid Avenue at about midnight Tuesday, July 5.

When officers arrived they found Norton suffering from a single gunshot wound. He was hospitalized and died at 9:19 a.m. Tuesday.

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Figgs is a person of interest in the death of Edword Kiel, according to police.

Kiel was shot to death near the 3400 block of McKinnie Avenue at about 1:35 a.m. Wednesday.

Police found him Kiel sitting in the driver’s seat of a car with gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Public Safety Director Rusty York said the two homicides aren’t related.

Anyone with information about the two men’s whereabouts is asked to call investigators at 260-421-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867.

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