Following are recent filings for bankruptcy protection in northeast Indiana. The list includes all business bankruptcies, as well as personal bankruptcies in which liabilities exceed $100,000. Except where noted, the filings fall under Chapter 7, which usually leads to a liquidation of assets.
James Anthony and Jean Marie Cheshier, Albion. Chapter 13. Debt: $100,809.29. Assets: $29,726.
Elizabeth Fugate, 2625 Pennsylvania St., Fort Wayne. Debt: $149,038. Assets: $57,590.
Ryan Lemish, 1813 Northbury Court, Fort Wayne. Chapter 13. Debt: $100,001 to $500,000. Assets: $100,001 to $500,000.
Tony Marcus Gamez, 7604 Hope Drive, Fort Wayne. Chapter 13. Debt: $131,118.03. Assets: $20,700.
Stephanus Esias Smuts, 7211 Pumpkin Lane, Fort Wayne. Debt: $101,301. Assets: $90,537.
Stephen P. Grisafo, dba Spring Valley Construction LLC, 7840 Lebra Court, Fort Wayne. Debt: $97,770. Assets: $61,870.