Crime & Safety

Six injured in auto crash

Six injured in auto crash

| December 8, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 7:51 p.m., Oct. 31, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a report of an injury accident in the 4800 block of Hatfield Road. Officers arrived and located two vehicles involved in a head-on crash. Three juveniles were in one vehicle. One juvenile male was determined to be in critical condition at […]

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Arrest made in fatal hit and run accident

Arrest made in fatal hit and run accident

| December 1, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:35 p.m., Nov. 15, Fort Wayne police responded to the report of a multi vehicle accident in the intersection of Coliseum and Parnell Avenue. Once on scene, officers observed a four-vehicle crash with one of the drivers who was involved in cardiac arrest. That victim was transported from the scene to a […]

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Three arrested in drug raid

Three arrested in drug raid

| December 1, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Just after 11:30 a.m., Nov. 18,officers of the Fort Wayne Police Department Emergency Services Team and detectives of the Vice and Narcotics Division served a search warrant located in the 2300 block of 25th Avenue in reference to a dealing narcotics investigation. During the search, detectives also located evidence of dog fighting and the […]

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Man shot on Fay Drive

Man shot on Fay Drive

| November 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 8:50 p.m., Nov. 18, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence located in the 1300 Fay Drive in reference to a shooting. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located an adult male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Paramedics provided medical treatment to the victim […]

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Two injured in Lima Road crash

Two injured in Lima Road crash

| November 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 12:35 p.m., Nov. 22, Fort Wayne police responded to the report of a personal injury motor vehicle accident on Lima Road just south of Northbrook Boulevard at approximately 12:35 p.m. this afternoon. On arrival, officers observed three vehicles that were involved. A pickup truck which was overturned and sitting on its top […]

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Fatal motor vehicle accident17-year-old killed in single car accident

Fatal motor vehicle accident17-year-old killed in single car accident

| November 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:30 p.m., Nov. 22, Fort Wayne police officers responded to the 3000 block of E. Washington Blvd. on the report single motor vehicle accident. On arrival firefighters and police officers found a passenger car in the parking lot of the Crown Battery Systems business resting on its top. Pinned underneath the vehicle […]

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Man shot in parking lot outside north end night club

Man shot in parking lot outside north end night club

| November 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:11 a.m., Nov. 24, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the pub (old Pierre’s nightclub) located at 5629 St. Joe Road in reference to gunshots fired outside in the parking lot. Officers working security at the pub located an adult male in the parking lot suffering from apparent gunshot […]

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Man found dead after stolen car recovered

Man found dead after stolen car recovered

| November 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:26 p.m., Nov. 24, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence located in the 3900 block of Lillie Street in reference to recovery of a stolen vehicle. As officers arrived on the scene, they spoke with the registered owner of the vehicle who said that she had located her stolen […]

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Dead woman found wrapped in carpet

Dead woman found wrapped in carpet

| November 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 9:50 a.m., Nov. 26, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to an alley located in the 3300 block of Wayne Trace in reference to a body that was lying in an alley. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they discovered what appeared to be a deceased female lying […]

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Eight arrested in gang unit raid

Eight arrested in gang unit raid

| November 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:17 p.m., Nov. 26, detectives with the Gang & Violent Crimes Unit of the Fort Wayne Police Department were conducting active surveillance on 6016 Guild Drive after receiving tips that this was an active gang house for the “150” gang. While conducting this surveillance, Detectives observed a lot of foot and vehicle […]

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