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Man gets 14 years for northeastern Indiana library fire

A northeastern Indiana man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for causing a library fire by placing a lit, mortar-style firework in a...

October 19, 2017 4:50 pm


Police/Fire

Train derails on city's south side

Authorities responded to a train derailment on an overpass above South Anthony Boulevard north of Creighton Avenue Thursday afternoon.

October 19, 2017 2:10 pm


Police/Fire

House fires hit northeast side

The Fort Wayne Fire Department is looking for someone believed to be responsible for deliberate house fires in the northeast section of...

October 19, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Traffickers caught in city during sting

A nationwide effort by the FBI and National Center for Missing & Exploited Children recovered 84 minors in Indianapolis and South...

October 19, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

78-year-old accused of molesting girl

A Fort Wayne man was charged this week with child molesting after a young girl told police he touched her inappropriately last spring.

October 19, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Woman critical after apparent beating

A woman is in critical condition following an apparent beating that left her with severe head injuries.

October 19, 2017 6:14 am


Police/Fire

Tip leads to drug arrest

A 64-year-old man was arrested and charged with dealing drugs from inside a residence in the 7400 block of Hickory Creek Drive, Fort Wayne...

October 18, 2017 3:18 pm


Police/Fire

FBI recovers missing children, arrests traffickers

A nationwide effort by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children recovered 84 minors as...

October 18, 2017 1:28 pm


Police/Fire

Traffic stop nets drugs, stolen guns

Four people were arrested in Noble County after a traffic stop yielded stolen guns, the sheriff's department said...

October 18, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Man accused of molesting

A Fort Wayne man was arrested on two counts of child molesting, accused of forcing himself on an 11-year-old girl in August while they were...

October 18, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Deadly van crash nets DWI charges

A Huntington man was charged Tuesday with drunken driving in a crash that killed two people and injured nine others in northeast Allen...

October 18, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Hearing set for teen in New Haven attack

Lee Everett Leazier II, the 15-year-old charged with beating a black boy, also 15, on a creek bank in June, in what was labeled a...

October 18, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Home under renovation damaged by fire

Fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of an early morning blaze

October 18, 2017 6:24 am


Police/Fire

Felony report

The following people were charged with felonies in Allen Circuit and Superior courts. Misdemeanor charges are also listed if the person...

October 18, 2017 1:00 am


Police/Fire

Traffic stop yields stolen guns, police say

Four people have been arrested in Noble County after a traffic stop yielded stolen guns, the county sheriff's department said today.

October 17, 2017 3:41 pm