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Man picked up in Michigan on murder charge appears in court

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The man charged in the 2016 fatal shooting that toppled Fort Wayne’s homicide record appeared in court on Wednesday after being apprehended out of state.  The U.S. Marshals Service arrested Marquavious Jones, 28, in Saginaw, Michigan on Feb. 8, 2018.  Jones is facing a murder …

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Narcotics search nets arrest of Fort Wayne father, son

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — (Fort Wayne’s NBC) A father and son are facing multiple gun and drug related charges after they were arrested Thursday night. The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 600 block of Kimberton Drive just before 9 p.m. They said the search comes after complaints of …

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Police looking for Fort Wayne suspect in Michigan homicide

Police are trying to identify a Fort Wayne man in connection with a Detroit homicide. Crime Stoppers of Michigan said police are investigating the October murder of Aaron Beasley. The organization said on October 25, 2017, suspects from Fort Wayne traveled to the southwest side of Detroit. They tried to …

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Gang and Violent Crimes detectives arrest man on dealing, resisting arrest charges

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Gang and Violent Crimes Unit detectives arrested a man on dealing cocaine and resisting law enforcement charges late Saturday evening.  Around 10:54 p.m., officers were working on a tip of illegal guns, gang activity and drugs at a home in the 1500 block …

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Amber Pasztor due in court next week for neighbor shooting death case

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — A Fort Wayne woman already sentenced to 130 years for killing her two children is expected in court Monday in the shooting death of her neighbor.  Amber Pasztor, 30, was convicted in the 2016 abduction and smothering death of her two children, 7-year-old Lilliana …

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Fremont man in custody on felony arrest warrant following tip

HUDSON, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — A man accused of domestic battery and invasion of privacy was taken into custody Thursday night thanks to an anonymous tip.  Around 10 p.m., Ashley Police officers got word that Joshua L. Parsell, 44, of Fremont, was at a home in the 200 block of …

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Police need your help finding “armed and dangerous” murder suspect

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) —  Fort Wayne police say they need your help to find a suspect in a high-profile murder. This is now the second man to be named as the killer of a man invested in the community. “We have been actively looking him and we just …

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2 men, 2 minors facing charges following raid

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Four people are facing charges after a raid on the city’s southeast side Wednesday.  Just after 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 31, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department Gang & Violent Crimes Unit and the Emergency Services Team served a search warrant at …

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Salvation Army fundraiser “huge success” even after thief stole auction items

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – There is good news from the Salvation Army Tuesday. Two weekend events brought in more than $50,000 for the non-profit organization. Of that money, $20,000 came from silent auction items the Fort Wayne community donated in record time, after someone stole all of the …

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Fort Wayne man arrested after weekend double shooting

One person is in custody after a fatal shooting over the weekend. Fort Wayne’s NBC previously reported police were called to the 1200 block of Lillie Street Saturday morning on a call about shots being fired inside a home. When police got to the home, they found two women suffering from …

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