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Girl dies in exchange of gunfire late Saturday in Fort WayneA girl died after she was shot shortly before midnight when gunfire broke out i
Girl dies in exchange of gunfire late Saturday in Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
A girl died after she was shot shortly before midnight when gunfire broke out in southeast Fort Wayne. Fort Wayne police did not release her name or her age, other than saying that she was a juvenile. They provided this account of events around her... Read more
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Fort Wayne and area briefsGrand jury indicts Howe man on 5 drug counts A Howe man has been charged with
Fort Wayne and area briefs
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
Grand jury indicts Howe man on 5 drug counts A Howe man has been charged with five counts related to drug trafficking by a federal grand jury in an indictment filed last week. Luis Ramirez-Munoz, 29, was charged with distributing cocaine on two... Read more
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Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control, to retire in JanuaryIt has been 29 years since Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Anim
Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control, to retire in January
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
It has been 29 years since Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control, was hired. Jan. 31 she will retire. Lewis said she will be making the announcement to the shelter's supporters in the September newsletter. In her... Read more
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Fort Wayne Police make drug raid in Freimann SquareAfter receiving complaints of daytime drug dealing across from the Fort Wayne P
Fort Wayne Police make drug raid in Freimann Square
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
After receiving complaints of daytime drug dealing across from the Fort Wayne Police Department, officers made several arrests Thursday during a drug raid. At around 3:20 p.m. Thursday officers of the Fort Wayne Police Department Vice & Narcotics... Read more
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Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control, to retire in JanuaryIt has been 29 years since Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Anim
Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control, to retire in January
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
It has been 29 years since Belinda Lewis, executive director of Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control, was hired. Jan. 31 she will retire. Lewis said she will be making the announcement to the shelter’s supporters in the September newsletter. In her... Read more
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Fort Wayne officer in shooting has clean recordOfficer in shooting has clean record The Fort Wayne Police Department has rele
Fort Wayne officer in shooting has clean record
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Officer in shooting has clean record The Fort Wayne Police Department has released the record of Bradley L. Griffin, the officer involved in the police-action shooting Sunday at the Dollar General store. According to his official records Griffin... Read more
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DNA evidence being reviewed for use in Alcantar trialA new statistical analysis for DNA samples could add significant evidence to Fr
DNA evidence being reviewed for use in Alcantar trial
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
A new statistical analysis for DNA samples could add significant evidence to Freddie Alcantar Jr.’s murder trial this fall, should the court allow it to be used. On Monday morning in Allen Superior Court, an evidentiary hearing was held to see... Read more
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DNA evidence being reviewed for use in Alcanter trialA new statistical analysis for DNA samples could change add significant evidenc
DNA evidence being reviewed for use in Alcanter trial
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
A new statistical analysis for DNA samples could change add significant evidence to Freddie Alcantar Jr.'s murder trial this fall, should the court allow it to be used. Monday morning in Allen Superior Court an evidentiary hearing was held to see if... Read more
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Fort Wayne Fire Department receives NARCAN training, metronomes to aid in CPRThe Fort Wayne Fire Department has received two important pieces of life-saving
Fort Wayne Fire Department receives NARCAN training, metronomes to aid in CPR
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
The Fort Wayne Fire Department has received two important pieces of life-saving equipment it was announced today at a press conference at Fire Station 7, 1622 Lindenwood Ave. Two weeks ago the Fort Wayne Fire Department received training in... Read more
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Local briefs - News-Sentinel.comShooting victim in critical condition An exchange of gunfire left a man in cri
Local briefs - News-Sentinel.com
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Shooting victim in critical condition An exchange of gunfire left a man in critical condition Friday evening in Fort Wayne. At 8:17 p.m., Fort Wayne police were dispatched to the corner of Bowser Avenue and Baxter Street to investigate a report... Read more
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Body cameras will erase the mysteryBut they will be expensive, and they are not a cure-all. A recent shooting in
Body cameras will erase the mystery
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
But they will be expensive, and they are not a cure-all. A recent shooting in Indianapolis will add to the momentum already building for police departments to equip their officers with lapel-mounted body cameras. Officers there fatally shot a... Read more
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Fort Wayne police and local briefsMan dies in head-on crash Monday A Cromwell man was killed in a head-on crash
Fort Wayne police and local briefs
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Man dies in head-on crash Monday A Cromwell man was killed in a head-on crash at around 10:37 a.m. Monday in Noble County. Noble County Communications received a report of a personal injury accident at US 33 and Indiana 5. Officers found two... Read more
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Fort Wayne police and local briefsMan dies in head-on crash Monday A Cromwell man was killed in a head-on crash
Fort Wayne police and local briefs
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Man dies in head-on crash Monday A Cromwell man was killed in a head-on crash around 10:37 a.m. Monday in Noble County. Noble County Communications received a report of a personal injury accident at US 33 and Indiana 5. Officers found two vehicles... Read more
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Fort Wayne woman's shooting death ruled a homicideThe death of a woman shot and killed early Saturday at an “afterhours” club in
Fort Wayne woman's shooting death ruled a homicide
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
The death of a woman shot and killed early Saturday at an “afterhours” club in the 3000 block of Maumee Avenue has been declared a homicide. A man was in serious condition after a shooting at about the same time, although early indications are that... Read more
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Woman dead, man in serious condition after Fort Wayne shootingsA woman was shot and killed early Saturday at an “afterhours” club in the 3000
Woman dead, man in serious condition after Fort Wayne shootings
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
A woman was shot and killed early Saturday at an “afterhours” club in the 3000 block of Maumee Avenue. A man was in serious condition after a shooting at about the same time, although early indications are that the shootings were unrelated. The... Read more
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Changes impact all students as Fort Wayne Community Schools starts new school yearThe start of the new school year always brings changes, but no local school dis
Changes impact all students as Fort Wayne Community Schools starts new school year
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
The start of the new school year always brings changes, but no local school district likely will experience more change than Fort Wayne Community Schools when classes begin Tuesday. State property tax caps forced FWCS to cut its transportation... Read more
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Changes impact all students as Fort Wayne Community Schools starts new school yearThe start of the new school year always brings changes, but no local school dis
Changes impact all students as Fort Wayne Community Schools starts new school year
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
The start of the new school year always brings changes, but no local school district likely will experience more change than Fort Wayne Community Schools when classes begin Tuesday. State property tax caps forced FWCS to cut its transportation... Read more
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Fort Wayne Board of Safety revokes two more cab company's operating permitsThe Fort Wayne Board of Public Safety voted Thursday to revoke the operating pe
Fort Wayne Board of Safety revokes two more cab company's operating permits
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
The Fort Wayne Board of Public Safety voted Thursday to revoke the operating permits of Cardinal Taxi and Skyline Taxi because their vehicle liability insurance doesn't comply with city ordinance. The companies, which operate one taxi cab each, have... Read more
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Fort Wayne police and local briefsTrial date set in Fort Wayne Police sexual harassment case A woman who claims
Fort Wayne police and local briefs
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
Trial date set in Fort Wayne Police sexual harassment case A woman who claims to have suffered harassment on the basis of her gender while serving as an officer with the Fort Wayne Police Department will see her date in court — Nov. 9 at the Hammond... Read more
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Health Sentinel: Lyme disease becoming bigger problemJoint and muscle pain and weakness; severe fatigue; fevers; memory loss; dizzin
Health Sentinel: Lyme disease becoming bigger problem
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Joint and muscle pain and weakness; severe fatigue; fevers; memory loss; dizziness; and a nearly 50-pound weight loss. Since 2012, these and other symptoms have zapped the zest out of 31-year-old Rachael Juricak's life. To not know the cause has... Read more
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Business people• Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana announces that Bob Hall recentl
Business people
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
• Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Indiana announces that Bob Hall recently received the School Buddy of the Year award at the 2015 Volunteer Recognition Dinner held in July at Hotel Fort Wayne. The panel of judges had Eric Johnson, Tuthill... Read more
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Fort Wayne vehicle crash into home's porch leaves 1 'critical,' 1 'serious'One man is in critical condition and another in serious condition after a vehic
Fort Wayne vehicle crash into home's porch leaves 1 'critical,' 1 'serious'
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
One man is in critical condition and another in serious condition after a vehicle crashed into a house's porch early Sunday morning. At 3:17 a.m. the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 3300 block of South Clinton Street to a report of a... Read more

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