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Police and fire

  • Police find dead man in car
    Fort Wayne police are investigating a suspicious death after a man was found dead in a car Wednesday evening. About 6:30 p.m.
  • Woman, child safely escape fire
    A woman and a child made it to safety Tuesday afternoon as fire consumed much of the house they were in.
  • Child playing with lighter starts house fire
    Fort Wayne Fire Department investigators have determined that yesterday’s fire at 1509 Cass St. was caused by a child playing with a lighter.
Solving crime
Crime Stoppers is looking for information to help solve a recent armed robbery. On June 21, city police were called to the South Side Vacuum Shop at 3702 S. Calhoun St. about an armed robbery. A man wearing a gray safari hat and gray tank top was seen driving a Ford Expedition or Explorer away from the store. Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 436-7867. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

Crime stoppers


Active warrants

The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is looking for these people in connection with felony warrants active as of July 8. People with information about the suspects’ whereabouts can call Crime Stoppers.

Susan E. Adamo, 56

Height: 5-foot-4

Weight: 140 pounds

Charge: Failure to appear/two counts of operating a vehicle while intoxicated

Eric David Johnson, 33

Height: 6-foot

Weight: 250 pounds

Charge: Parole violation

Bryan K. Boggs , 33

Height: 6-foot

Weight: 190 pounds

Charges: Three counts of theft

Randy Eugene Black, 49

Height: 5-foot-6

Weight: 150 pounds

Charges: Forgery, theft

Loutonia A. Alexander, 53

Height: 6-foot-3

Weight: 180 pounds

Charge: Failure to appear/possession of paraphernalia, possession of marijuana

Michael Adrian Anderson, 66

Height: 6-foot-2

Weight: 189 pounds

Charges: Two counts of failure to register as an offender

Charvez Baymon, 25

Height: 6-foot-4

Weight: 260 pounds

Charge: Violation of probation/two counts of operating a vehicle while intoxicated

Christopher L. Smith, Sr., 31

Height: 6-foot-1

Weight: 190 pounds

Charges: Violation of rules of conditional release/habitual traffic violator; violation of probation/operating a vehicle while intoxicated, habitual traffic violator; carrying a handgun without a license