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30 years for confinement, drugs

A judge on Friday ordered a Fort Wayne man accused of holding two women hostage and beating them in 2016 to spend more than 30 years in...

February 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Arrestee sues city over destroyed auto

Anthony D. Rivera worked for more than a year to get his car back from police after he was arrested in May 2015, charged in a shooting...

February 17, 2018 1:00 am


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30-year sentence issued to hostage-taker

A judge on Friday ordered a Fort Wayne man accused of holding two women hostage and beating them in 2016 to spend more than 30 years in...

February 16, 2018 3:50 pm


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Accused mother fears jury bias

A woman charged with two counts of neglect in the death of her son in November wants a judge to move her trial from Allen County or...

February 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Murder trial stays in county, judge decides

An Allen Superior Court judge rejected a request by a man accused of murder to move his trial or bring in jurors from another...

February 11, 2018 1:00 am


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Guilty plea in hammer rampage

A Fort Wayne man admitted he attacked his parents with a hammer inside their southwest Fort Wayne home.

February 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Shots fired into home net 3-year sentence

A New Haven man was sentenced Friday to three years in prison for firing a gun at a mobile home in June, endangering a man's...

February 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Son pleads guilty to murder, attempted murder of parents

A Fort Wayne man admitted today he attacked his parents with a hammer inside their Homestead Road home, killing his father and badly...

February 9, 2018 3:10 pm


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3-year sentence issued in criminal recklessness case

A New Haven man was sentenced Friday to three years in prison for firing a gun at a mobile home in June, endangering a man's life.

February 9, 2018 1:40 pm


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Dansby's lawyers want face meeting

Lawyers for a Fort Wayne man facing the death penalty want to talk to their client face-to-face.

February 8, 2018 1:00 am


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Judge OKs suit from man shot by officer

A federal judge rejected a request by a Fort Wayne police officer who shot an unarmed robber in 2015 to throw out an excessive-force...

February 7, 2018 1:00 am


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Robbery getaway driver charged

A Fort Wayne man is charged in federal court with robbing or serving as the getaway driver in four robberies of businesses from November to...

February 6, 2018 12:30 pm


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Warrant issued for suspect in coach slaying

Jaevin E. Bowie, charged in the shooting death of a popular football coach in May, blames a man called “Heezy” for the...

February 6, 2018 1:00 am


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Judge rejects FWPD officer's request; lawsuit proceeds

Daniel Hartman shot Anthony Gant in the abdomen as he was leaving a Dollar General store on East State Boulevard.

February 6, 2018 12:59 pm