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Solving crime
Crime Stoppers is seeking information to help the Fort Wayne Police Department solve a recent armed robbery. On Jan. 29, a man wearing all black with a red stocking cap entered Marco’s Pizza, 1612 St. Joe Center Road, with a small silver handgun. Employees spotted the gun and ran out the back door before the man could demand cash. Anyone with information is asked to call 436-7867.

Crime stoppers


Active warrants

The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is looking for these people in connection with felony warrants active as of Feb. 10. People with information about the suspects’ whereabouts can call Crime Stoppers.

Senaca V. Lapsley, 32

Height: 5-foot-10

Weight: 220

Charges: Violation of probation/two counts of domestic battery, two counts of aggravated battery, three counts criminal recklessness

Cornelius Johnson, 38

Height: 5-foot-10

Weight: 220

Charges: Parole violation, violation of probation/two counts of domestic battery

Jeffrey L. Gleason, 44

Height: 5-foot-7

Weight: 180

Charge: Parole violation

John C. Payne, 22

Height: 5-foot-6

Weight: 170

Charge: Violation of probation/corrupt business influence and fraud on a financial institution

Christopher L. Wilcott, 34

Height: 5-foot-8

Weight: 225

Charge: Failure to register as an offender

Roy M. Johnson, 37

Height: 5-foot-10

Weight: 170

Charge: Violation of probation/criminal recklessness and theft

Timothy A. Raske, 18

Height: 6-foot

Weight: 200

Charge: Failure to appear/theft

Justin E. Dominguez, 31

Height: 5-foot-9

Weight: 185

Charge: Violation of conditional release/operating while intoxicated