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Police and fire

  • Fatal crash near State & Coliseum
    A motorcyclist was speeding and doing a wheelie when he collided with a left-turning pickup truck on State Boulevard this afternoon, according to police.
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    A male motorcyclist suffered serious head injuries and was taken to the hospital in critical condition Monday afternoon after his Suzuki collided with a Buick at a west-central intersection.
  • iAB Financial Bank in Grabill robbed
    A man robbed the iAB Financial Bank in Grabill this morning, making off with an undisclosed amount of money and fleeing in a two-door car driven by another man, Allen County police said today.
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2 additional apartment-complex robberies reported, police say

Total reaches 8 since Monday night

Two more apartment-complex robberies were reported Thursday night, bringing to eight the total since Monday night, Fort Wayne police said today.

At 10:12 p.m., at 8709 Gulf Drive, a woman reported being followed into an apartment building and forced into her home at gunpoint by two men. The men bound the hands of the home's residents and took several items before fleeing, including a television, wallets and cell phones. No one was injured.

At 11:33 p.m., at 7529 Cold Springs Blvd., two men armed with handguns forced their way into an apartment home and bound the hands of three occupants. They collected several items before fleeing. One of the victims freed himself from the ties and fired upon the fleeing suspects. One victim at the scene was kicked in the head, and another struck about the face.

Anyone with information about these or the other robberies are asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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