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Huntington woman killed in shooting at gender reveal party

CINCINNATI, Ohio (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – A Huntington woman lost her life in a shooting at a gender reveal party near Cincinnati late Saturday night. Authorities say two men opened fire on a party where a pregnant woman revealed her child’s gender, killing 22-year-old Autum Garrett and wounding eight, including …

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Coroner identifies victim in Friday morning shooting

The Allen County coroner identified the victim of Friday morning’s shooting. Fort Wayne’s NBC previously reported the shooting happened shortly after three Friday morning to the 2700 block of Abbott Street. Police found a man unresponsive and lying in the street with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead …

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Auburn man arrested in connection with library fire

Police have an Auburn man in custody in connection with a fire that caused heavy damage to the Eckhart Public Library. The Auburn Police Department said Nykolas Elkin, 24 was arrested in connection to the fire. He is last known to be living at the Super 8 Motel in Auburn. Elkin …

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Police respond to standoff after reports of an active shooter situation near downtown Fort Wayne

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Police have three people in custody and are now responding to a standoff in the 800 block of East Berry after earlier reports of an active shooter.  The standoff comes after reports of shots being fired in the 900 block of East Washington …

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Police respond to standoff after reports active shooter situation near downtown Fort Wayne

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Police have three people in custody and are now responding to a standoff in the 800 block of East Berry after earlier reports of an active shooter.  The standoff comes after reports of shots being fired in the 900 block of East Washington …

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Police respond to standoff after active shooter situation near downtown Fort Wayne

Police have three people in custody and are responding to a standoff in the 800 block of East Berry. The standoff comes after an active shooter situation in the 900 block of East Washington Boulevard. The call came in around 8 am. Police confirmed a man was shooting in the …

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Shooting on Fort Wayne’s Southeast side leaves one man dead

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — (Fort Wayne’s NBC) Officers responded shortly after three Friday morning to the 2700 block of Abbott Street. They found a man unresponsive and lying in the street with an apparent gunshot wound.  Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene. Police are currently investigating and asking …

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Police: Man battered his parents, stole their SUV

What prompted a grown man to brutally attack his parents? Police say the case could have ended very badly if the man hadn’t been stopped by the technology built right into the victims’ own vehicle. “This is his parents, and one wonders why and how someone could do this,” says …

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Oswalt family attorney speaks out regarding wrongful death lawsuit

According to a release from Oswalt’s attorney, Stephen Wagner, he died of hypothermia, lack of hydration and nutrition, all stemming from diagnosed mental illness, which had hospitalized him multiple times in the past. One of many things Wagner claims the jail and Sheriff’s department was well aware of. “They knew …

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Fire chief: Northeastern Indiana library blaze ‘intentional’

AUBURN, Ind. (AP) – A fire chief says a fire that caused extensive damage to a northeastern Indiana library was intentionally set. Auburn Fire Chief Michael VanZile said Wednesday that the blaze at Eckhart Public Library was an “intentional act fire.” He says tips about the fire’s origin can be …

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