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Police looking for purse thief

The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a purse thief.

January 17, 2017 12:09 PM


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Man slain in hotel's parking lot

A person of interest is wanted for questioning in the shooting death of a 36-year-old Fort Wayne man on the city’s northwest side.

January 16, 2017 1:03


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Vacant home burns on northeast side

Firefighters battled a blaze at a vacant house on Fort Wayne’s northeast side Sunday night. The fire department was called at 7:39 p.m ...

January 16, 2017 1:01


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Firefighters battle blaze at vacant northeast-side home

Firefighters battled a blaze at a vacant house on Fort Wayne's northeast side Sunday night. The fire department was called at 7:39 p.m. to ...

January 15, 2017 9:45 PM


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Person of interest sought in latest homicide

The man who was found shot and killed in the rear parking lot of the Extended Stay America Saturday night has been identified.

January 15, 2017 2:43 PM


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1 victim in apparent shooting

A man was shot and killed outside a local hotel, Saturday night.

January 15, 2017 6:45


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Charges filed after plate check

Thursday, at 6:18 p.m., proved ill-fated for a 23-year-old Fort Wayne man traveling west on Washington Boulevard. An Indiana state trooper w ...

January 15, 2017 1:01


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Crime stoppers

The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is looking for these people in connection with felony warrants active as of Jan. 9. Darrius L. H ...

January 15, 2017 1:00


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Crime reports

The chart lists crimes through Jan. 9 investigated by the Fort Wayne Police Department including burglaries, robberies, stolen vehicles and ...

January 15, 2017 1:00


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Raid nets drugs, guns, 3 arrests

A raid Friday morning on Le Steele Boulevard yielded drug, guns and $3,800 in cash.

January 14, 2017 7:17


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Driver faces $100,000 bail after crash

When he was arrested, the father told officers he had smoked four blunts of spice between 2:30 and 4 a.m. A few hours later, around 10: ...

January 14, 2017 1:02


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Garrett coach charged in Indianapolis brawl

Seth Coffing, Garrett High School’s head boys basketball coach, was charged Sunday in Marion County Superior Court with four criminal ...

January 14, 2017 1:01


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Homicide is ruled in death on Sherman

The Allen County coroner’s office has identified the second homicide victim of the year.

January 13, 2017 1:03


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Sauder Feeds moves forward after truck shop burns

It’s business as usual at Sauder Feeds despite a damaging fire. High winds that knocked electrical wires loose at the Grabill business ...

January 13, 2017 1:03


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Sauder Feeds continues after fire

High winds that knocked electrical wires loose at Sauder Feeds in Grabill Tuesday caused a fire that destroyed the business' truck shop.

January 12, 2017 2:56 PM