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Police and fire

  • No answers after shots ring in city
    The vehicles raced down a city street, gunfire ringing out between them.
  • Blaze heavily damages home
    A Fort Wayne family won’t be able to spend Thanksgiving at home after a fire gutted their house Wednesday. Smoke and flames were already visible from the two-story home at 3920 S. Anthony Blvd.
  • Fire burns two apartments
    A fire in two apartments Wednesday afternoon forced the residents to find somewhere else to stay this Thanksgiving.The Fort Wayne Fire Department was called about 4:10 p.m.

Prescription drug take-back day is Saturday

The Drug Enforcement Administration has scheduled another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, which will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday:

  • In Fort Wayne, medications will be accepted in front of the Federal Building, 1300 S. Harrison St, according to the local announcement.
  • In Kosciusko County, they will be accepted at the sheriff's department and at the Mentone Police Department
Unwanted, unused prescription drugs will be accepted and disposed of safely, the announcements said.