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FWPD finds cocaine, marijuana and guns in bust

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Detectives arrested a 19-year-old suspected gang member on dealing charges Thursday morning.  Officers with the Gang & Violent Crimes Unit and SWAT officers served a search warrant at a known EBK street gang hangout in the 3200 block of S. Anthony Blvd.  Darrious …

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Noble County man wanted on theft, meth warrants

NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Noble County Sheriff’s Deputies are on the lookout for a man with a handful of theft and meth-related warrants.  Quinn Jacob Dieterle, 42, is wanted on four outstanding warrants for misdemeanor and felony theft, auto theft, and possession of meth.  He stands about 5’10”, …

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Apparent accidental shooting leaves one seriously injured

One person was taken to the hospital after a reported shooting Thursday morning. Officers were called to the 500 block of E. Sherwood Terrace shortly after 4:30 Thursday morning on reports of an accidental shooting. Police dispatch says one of the victims was in serious condition with a gunshot wound …

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Police investigate reported shooting at Ossian mobile home park

OSSIAN, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) –Police were investigating a reported shooting in Ossian early Thursday morning. The call came in around 5:30 Thursday morning at Silo Farms Mobile Home Park on State Road 1 in Ossian. There was police presence at the scene. Police had an area in the parking …

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Ball State University student facing rape charge

MUNCIE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – A 19-year-old Ball State University student is accused of rape following an alleged incident at an off-campus apartment over the weekend. Police arrested Ianne Sierra after a complaint was filed, accusing him of sexually assaulting a classmate. WTHR TV reports that Sierra told investigators he was …

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Grant County Police looking for help finding wanted person

Police in Grant County are looking to the public for help finding a wanted woman. Grant County Crime Stoppers said they are looking for help finding Heather Butcher. Butcher is wanted on a felony parole violation warrant out of Grant County. Butcher is described as a 36-year-old white woman. She …

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Police investigate fatal shooting outside Fort Wayne bar

One person is dead after a shooting in the parking lot of a Fort Wayne bar. The Fort Wayne Police Department said the shooting happened around 2:40 am in the rear parking lot of Dan’s Broadway Grill. Police were called to the intersection of Van Buren Street and Michaels Avenue.When officers arrived, …

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Cause of death for baby in Fort Wayne neglect case identified

The Allen County Coroner is calling a recent child death case a homicide. Fort Wayne’s NBC previously reported police are investigating the death of a two-month-old baby on the southeast side of Fort Wayne, and arrested the baby’s father. The 2 1/2 month-old toddler, identified as Lxzander Carrillo, died after …

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LaGrange County warrant service leads to more drug charges

A LaGrange man faces additional drug charges after a warrant service Tuesday night. The LaGrange Marshal’s Office said the LaGrange Police Department served an arrest warrant for Landi Hammond for possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a hypodermic needle. While serving the warrant, the department said …

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Court Watch: 4 court cases to be on the lookout for

Several people were back in an Allen County courtroom Monday morning including the man police say killed his step-brother last month. Joshua Mackin was in court for his initial hearing. Investigators say they think he’s responsible for the shooting death of Samuel Westlake. Westlake was found dead in his jeep outside …

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