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Man admits to being high in 2017 multi-county police chase

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Michael Landess faces up to 10 years behind bars after pleading guilty to a slew of charges stemming from a hit-skip crash, police chase and vehicle thefts last summer.  Landess pleaded guilty in court Friday to 7 counts, including burglary, auto theft, fleeing …

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Early morning standoff ends with one arrest

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) –One person is in custody after an early morning standoff in Fort Wayne. The call came in around 3:35 Wednesday morning at a home in the 1700 block of Lake Avenue. Police were called to the scene after neighbors reported hearing gunfire. When police arrived at …

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Butler man facing child porn charges

BUTLER, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – A Butler man is facing child porn charges following a months-long investigation into the allegations.  Jaisen Zentz, 38, is charged with five counts of felony possession of child pornography and one count of felony obstruction of justice.  Butler Police say the investigation was launched …

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Man accused in 2012 murder asks for public defender, speedy trial

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Six years after a drug deal turned deadly, Fort Wayne Police believe they have the man responsible.  Moises Martinez, 41, is charged with murder and felony murder in the death of Emily Householder back in 2012.  Martinez was already in custody at the Wabash …

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Man accused of raping, pointing gun at victim confined to wheelchair appears in court

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – A Fort Wayne man accused of tying up and raping a woman who is confined to a wheelchair and suffers from cerebral palsy appeared in court Wednesday.  Jared Haynes, 48, is facing a felony rape charge.  READ MORE: Family friend accused of raping handicapped …

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Police looking for wanted man after body found inside Paulding Co. garage

PAULDING COUNTY, Ohio (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Police in Paulding County are looking for your help after a welfare check turned into a homicide investigation over the weekend.  The Paulding County Sheriff’s Office said the investigation began after deputies responded to the 7500 block of Road 87 Sunday afternoon. They …

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Noble County Police searching for man wanted on child non-support charges

NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Noble County Police need your help finding a 36-year-old man wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant.  Jeremy Smith is wanted for felony non-support of a dependent child.  Smith stands about 5’10”, weighs about 150 pounds, has brown hair and has hazel eyes.  If …

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Accused meth dealer wanted out of Noble County

NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Noble County Police need your help finding an accused meth dealer. Daniel R. Bolen, 46, has an outstanding arrest warrant for felony dealing in meth.  Bolen stands about 6’1″, weighs about 270 pounds, and has brown hair and green eyes.  If you know …

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Fort Wayne man in court for murder trial setting

A Fort Wayne man who police say killed his son will learn his trial date Tuesday. 19-year-old Julio Carrillo will be in court for a trial setting hearing. Carrillo faces murder charges in connection with the death of his 2.5-month-old son. Fort Wayne’s NBC reports Carrillo was originally charged with felony …

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Fort Wayne man accused of filming woman in tanning room

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – A Fort Wayne man stands accused of filming a woman at a tanning salon.  Kyle Luth, 32, is facing a felony voyeurism charge for an incident that happened at Studio Tan location in May 2017.  According to a probable cause affidavit, a victim …

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