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Police and fire

  • 1 held on cocaine charges
    FORT WAYNE – Police searched a house northeast of downtown on Friday morning and one man was charged with multiple cocaine-related charges.
  • 2 charged in gas-station armed robbery
    A witness to an armed robbery is being credited with spotting the suspects and keeping watch on them until police arrived.
  • Bus window shattered at elementary school
    FORT WAYNE – A window on a bus was shattered while parked on Tuesday, waiting for school to be dismissed at South Wayne Elementary School, according to a report released Friday by the Fort Wayne Police Department.

Meth operation busted in Hudson

A 40-year-old woman was arrested after police found a meth-making operation in a Hudson home, according to the Ashley Police Department.

On Friday, Ashley and Hudson police went to a home in the 200 block of West Wabash Street in Hudson in response to a report that meth was being made there.

Inside, officers saw items that can be used to produce meth, and a search yielded evidence that a large amount of meth had been made over an extended time, police said.

Erin Deming was arrested and charged with production of methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a park, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.