You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Police and fire

  • Woodlan High School teacher accused of sex with student
    A 29-year-old former teacher at Woodlan High School is charged with child seduction, accused of having sex with a 17-year-old student.According to court documents, Paige E.
  • Texas man dies in overnight I-69 crash
    A 27-year-old Richardson, Texas, man died early today in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 69 in DeKalb County, the county sheriff's department said.
  • Bluffton ADs recovery ongoing
    The athletic director at Bluffton High School continues his recovery after he suffered a serious head injury in the school’s parking lot.

2 arrested in rash of auto break-ins


Detectives have arrested a man and woman from Hudson on charges of breaking into numerous vehicles, according to the Steuben County Sheriff's Department.

Shawn Moore, 35, faces eight felony counts of receiving stolen property. Amanda Johnson, 32, is charged with receiving stolen property and fraud, both felonies.

Sheriff's detectives in Steuben, Wells and Adams counties worked to determine that Moore and Johnson were suspects in several thefts from vehicles in the last three months.

The thefts occurred in Steuben County, the sheriff's department said.

Moore and Johnson were arrested Saturday morning. Moore was being held Tuesday night at the Wells County Jail in lieu of $40,000 bail. Johnson had been released, a jail officer said.

Detectives have recovered some of the stolen property and are seeking to return it to the owners, the sheriff's department said.