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Police and fire

  • No answers after shots ring in city
    The vehicles raced down a city street, gunfire ringing out between them.
  • Blaze heavily damages home
    A Fort Wayne family won’t be able to spend Thanksgiving at home after a fire gutted their house Wednesday. Smoke and flames were already visible from the two-story home at 3920 S. Anthony Blvd.
  • Fire burns two apartments
    A fire in two apartments Wednesday afternoon forced the residents to find somewhere else to stay this Thanksgiving.The Fort Wayne Fire Department was called about 4:10 p.m.

Waterloo girl found, DeKalb sheriff says

A 16-year-old girl with health problems who ran away from her Waterloo home earlier this week has been found, according to a report from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department.

Autumn Hoover turned herself over to a family member Saturday morning and was taken to the sheriff’s department around 11 a.m. by another family member, police said.

Hoover was reported missing Friday and police had alerted the public that the girl had experienced seizures and did not have her medication with her.