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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:00 am

Vacant mobile home burns


Journal Gazette

Investigators are determining the cause behind a blaze that destroyed a mobile home early Tuesday on West Washington Center Road.

Firefighters arrived at 2737 W. Washington Center Road at 3 a.m. and found a vacant single-wide trailer engulfed by flames. Crews were able to get the fire under control in 14 minutes. There were no injuries, officials said.

Body identified, cause not known

The body found in the St. Marys River last week has been identified by the Allen County coroner’s office after an autopsy.

Santino Wain Stiles, 20, of Fort Wayne was found in the river about 6:45 p.m. Oct. 3.

The cause and manner of Stiles’ death is pending final autopsy results, the coroner’s office said.

Stiles’ death remains under investigation.

Runaway boys found safe

The Fort Wayne Police Department said a pair of runaway boys have been found.

Amari Gates, 13, and Lamar Gates, 8, were both recovered about 6 p.m. Monday. They are doing fine, police said. The pair were missing since about 6:30 p.m. Sunday.