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Solving crime
Crime Stoppers is looking for information to help solve a recent armed robbery. On April 10, two men wearing masks, gloves and hooded sweatshirts entered Eisaman Roemmich Properties, 2109 S. Calhoun St. The men were armed with handguns and demanded cash from employees. Anyone with information about this holdup is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 436-7867. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

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Active warrants

The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is looking for these people in connection with felony warrants active as of April 22. People with information about suspects’ whereabouts can call Crime Stoppers.

Kenneth Edmond Austin, 26

Height: 5-foot-9

Weight: 180 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: Left ear pierced

Charges: Robbery, criminal confinement, carrying a handgun without a license

Jayson Gerald Brothers, 34

Height: 6-foot-1

Weight: 200 pounds

Eyes: Blue

Hair: Brown

Distinguishing mark: Two-heart tattoo on left arm

Charges: Parole violation, two counts of resisting law enforcement

Kenneth Ray Robert Cole , 30

Height: 5-foot-11

Weight: 195 pounds

Eyes: Hazel

Hair: Brown

Distinguishing mark: Scar on left ankle

Charge: Fraud on a financial institution

Tia Alyssa Cook, 19

Height: 5-foot-3

Weight: 159 pounds

Eyes: Hazel

Hair: Brown

Charges: Forgery, receiving stolen property

Lee Autrie Davis, 39

Height: 5-foot-11

Weight: 250 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: Scar on abdomen

Charges: Nonsupport of a dependent child, driving with a suspended license

Junius Usaf Demby, aka Michael Brooks, 41

Height: 5-foot-7

Weight: 185 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: “Panther” tattoo on chest

Charges: Dealing in cocaine, operating a vehicle as a habitual traffic violator, operating a vehicle while intoxicated

Curtis Edward Thomas, 21

Height: 6-foot-7

Weight: 205 pounds

Eyes: Hazel

Hair: Brown

Distinguishing mark: Cross tattoo on left arm

Charges: Possession of marijuana, two counts of possession of paraphernalia

Jatoya Yevette Thomas, 27

Height: 5-foot-7

Weight: 180 pounds

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Black

Distinguishing mark: “Jatoya” tattoo on upper right arm

Charge: Habitual traffic violator

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