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Police and fire

  • Shooting victim identified
    The victim of Sunday morning's shooting was 21-year-old Alan John Puff of Fort Wayne, the Allen County Coroner?s office said. Puff was shot at 12:55 a.m. on the 600 Block of E.
  • Details few after 2 shot, 1 fatally
    One man died and another was seriously wounded in a shooting on East Rudisill Boulevard early Sunday, police said.The men had not been identified Sunday night.
  • 1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting on East Rudisill
    An adult male died from gunshot wounds early Sunday, according to Fort Wayne police spokesman Jason Anthony.Officers responded to a shooting about 12:55 a.m. in the 600 block of East Rudisill Boulevard.

None harmed in vacant house blaze

Firefighters extinguished a blaze early Friday at a vacant house under renovation in south Fort Wayne, according to the city fire department.

Shortly after 4:30 a.m., fire crews were sent to 312 E. Masterson Ave. between South Clinton and Lafayette streets. They found the front of the two-story house on fire, the department said.

The blaze was under control in 16 minutes. No one was in the house, and no injuries were reported. Fire officials described the damage as moderate. The cause was under investigation.