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Genealogy tools new way to solve cases, prosecutor says

Genealogy databases are powerful new tools for police and could be used to solve local cases, Allen County Prosecutor Karen Richards said...

July 17, 2018 12:35 pm


Police/Fire

Man found killed on Masterson identified

The Allen County coroner Monday identified a victim in a Sunday night shooting on Masterson Avenue and announced the cause of death for...

July 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Coroner: Two 2018 deaths declared homicides

The deaths of a Las Vegas woman and a Fort Wayne man have been declared homicides, the county coroner's office said today.

July 16, 2018 3:18 pm


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Initial Tinsley investigation: Short suspect list, little hard evidence

After an 8-year-old girl was abducted and killed in 1988, Fort Wayne police quickly developed "a short list" of suspects, the city's former...

July 16, 2018 3:04 pm


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Man barricaded in home removed

Fort Wayne police early Sunday removed a suicidal man from a home after he had barricaded himself inside for more than four...

July 16, 2018 1:00 am


Police/Fire

1 dead, 1 injured in Masterson shooting

Gunfire killed one man and seriously injured another Sunday evening in what witnesses told police was a drive-by shooting just south of...

July 16, 2018 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Tinsley case timeline

April 1, 1988: Eight-year-old April Marie Tinsley is reported missing from her Williams Street home in south-central Fort...

July 16, 2018 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Grabill man arrested in 1988 slaying of April Marie Tinsley

Fort Wayne and Indiana state police today arrested a Grabill man in the 1988 slaying of April Marie Tinsley.

July 15, 2018 6:24 pm


Police/Fire

Hours-long barricade ends with suicidal man's surrender

Fort Wayne police today removed a suicidal man from a residence who had barricaded himself inside for more than four hours.

July 15, 2018 8:47 am


Police/Fire

At least 2 shot, 1 dead

Gunfire killed one man and seriously injured another Sunday evening in what witnesses told police was a drive-by shooting just south of...

July 15, 2018 10:00 pm


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Program to teach sales skills to teens

Jessica Bonner wants to be a model and poet when she's older.

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


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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 July...

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Crime reports

The chart lists crimes through July 9 investigated by the Fort Wayne Police Department including burglaries, robberies and thefts from...

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Felony report

The following people were charged with felonies in Allen Circuit and Superior courts. Misdemeanor charges are also listed if the person...

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Motorcycle crash puts 2 riders in Ohio hospital

A motorcyclist and his passenger were airlifted to a trauma center in Toledo after a crash in Defiance County, Ohio.

July 14, 2018 1:00 am