Tim Zimmerman was involved in real estate and owned several properties with his brother Jim.
It was the third time Tim showed the man the apartment. Jim thought it sounded fishy, but Tim said it was simply a matter of the man unable to make up his mind.
The next day, after a Missing Persons Report was issued. Police entered the apartment on Greenlawn, only to find Tim laying in a pool of blood on the second floor.
“He usually had a schedule. He carried a calendar in his notebook where he would write his schedule, write down his appointments. But evidently he didn't write this one down” says Jim.
Needing closure and wanting justice, Jim, Frank and their families have now put out a $10,000 reward, hoping and praying a valuable tip will come along.
Hoping to nab the murderer, a Facebook page was also created, titled “Who killed Tim Zimmerman?”
“He'd always be there for his friends and we're hoping now that someone comes through for us and his daughters and granddaughters. That's important to us I think” says Frank. If If you have any information at all regarding the murder of Tim Zimmerman call the Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867 (STOP).