Tag: robbery

Walgreens robber caught on video

Walgreens robber caught on video

| February 1, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Police detectives are asking the public’s help in identifying the robbery suspect captured in surveillance video footage during a robbery at a local pharmacy. At approximately 9:35 p.m., Jan. 14, a Fort Wayne police officer was dispatched to 222 E. Pettit, the site of Walgreens in reference to an armed robbery by a […]

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Wells Fargo robbed; suspect uses similar MO to Fifth Third robber

Wells Fargo robbed; suspect uses similar MO to Fifth Third robber

| January 4, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:26 p.m., Dec. 31, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank on the 900 block of W. State Blvd. While police were en route to the report of an armed robbery, Fort Wayne Dispatch advised officers that the suspect […]

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Police seek public’s help in identifying AJ’s robbers

Police seek public’s help in identifying AJ’s robbers

| September 29, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne police officials are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying several suspects whose images were captured in both the still shots and video surveillance clips during a recent robbery of  AJ’s Locker Room located in the Southgate Shopping center. According to a police report, on Sept. 24, officers were dispatched to AJ’s […]

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Juvenile arrested for Get 2 Go gas station robbery

Juvenile arrested for Get 2 Go gas station robbery

| September 4, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 12:15 p.m., Aug. 31, a person entered and robbed the Get 2 Go gas station located at 4832 S. Calhoun St. The subject pointed a black handgun at customers and the clerk and then demanded money.  The handgun appeared to have a laser or flashlight connected to the front of the gun. […]

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Suspect shot during Dollar General armed robbery

Suspect shot during Dollar General armed robbery

| August 31, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 8:16 p.m., Aug. 23, Fort Wayne police responded to the report of an armed robbery in progress at the Dollar General Store located at 3121 E. State Blvd. Shortly after officers arrived they were confronted by the two suspects at the front door of the business. Shots were fired hitting one of […]

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Police seek Dairy Queen robbery suspects

Police seek Dairy Queen robbery suspects

| July 13, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The attached surveillance photographs were taken during a robbery at the Dairy Queen , 1818 N, Coliseum Blvd. that occurred AT 9:25 p.m., June 29. The suspects are described as two black males, 6’ tall,  thin build. One subject was wearing a distinctive hooded sweatshirt, cream colored with thin stripes, cream cuffs, two buttons […]

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Facial tattoo helps lead police to robbery suspect

Facial tattoo helps lead police to robbery suspect

| June 17, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 2:50 p.m., June 9, officers and detectives with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to an armed robbery at Arby’s, 408 E. Rudisill Blvd. The victims reported to the police that the perpetrator partially displayed a handgun which was in his sweatshirt pocket.  They said he pointed it at them through his […]

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Person of interest sought in Sherwood Terrace robbery

Person of interest sought in Sherwood Terrace robbery

| June 7, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is requesting information on a person of interest in an armed robbery investigation. On May 26, two male blacks committed an armed robbery in the 900 block of W. Sherwood Terrace. The victim’s stolen credit card was then used at a gas station located at 3505 Wayne Trace. The […]

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Arrest made in Big Al’s robbery, homicide

Arrest made in Big Al’s robbery, homicide

| April 15, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Police officials recently announced that they have made an arrest in a high profile murder case that occurred late last year outside a local business. On April 10, Fort Wayne police officials issued a statement saying that FWPD homicide detectives, with the assistance from the department’s Gang and Violent Crime Unit, have arrested 26 […]

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State Boulevard McDonald’s robber sought

State Boulevard McDonald’s robber sought

| March 24, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne police detectives need the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect whose image was captured in surveillance photographs during a recent robbery. At approximately 11 p.m., March 16, a black male subject entered the McDonald’s restaurant located at 3940 E. State Blvd., and committed an armed robbery. The suspect is described as being a […]

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