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A man was arrested Tuesday after officers served a warrant at a Tillman Road home.

The man was being held at the Allen County Jail on a federal hold Tuesday night. He was booked into the jail at 9:17 a.m., according to officials. It was unclear what charges, if any, he faced.

Mark Brooks, a Fort Wayne Police Department spokesman, said city police were at the home in the 2500 block of East Tillman Road to assist other agencies in serving a warrant.

Brooks declined to give additional information about the arrest.

The Drug Enforcement Agency is leading an investigation with assistance from Fort Wayne police and Indiana State Police.