Tag: robbery

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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North end Walgreen’s pharmacy robbed

North end Walgreen’s pharmacy robbed

| March 20, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect  captured in surveillance photographs during a robbery at approximately 11:46 a.m., March 18 at the Walgreen’s located at 2410 N. Coliseum Blvd. An officer investigating the robbery said a pharmacy employee said she was at the counter when a […]

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Woman robbed outside gas station after marijuana purchase; robber apologizes for ‘hard times’

Woman robbed outside gas station after marijuana purchase; robber apologizes for ‘hard times’

| March 20, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured in surveillance photographs in regard to a robbery that took place at approximately 1:25 a.m., Feb. 11 outside the Marathon gas station on Spring Street. According to a police report, the victim said she went to the Marathon […]

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Crime and Safety Report: February 18-24 Edition

Crime and Safety Report: February 18-24 Edition

| February 18, 2015

Identity of theft suspect sought FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is in need of assistance in identifying the suspect captured in the attached surveillance photograph who has been stealing from Lowe’s and possibly other retailers in Fort Wayne. According to a police reports, officers were called to the Lowe’s stores at Illinois Road and […]

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Crime and Safety Report: December 31-January 6 Edition

Crime and Safety Report: December 31-January 6 Edition

| December 30, 2014

Sports & Spirits robber IDs sought FORT WAYNE—At approximately 1:05 a.m., Dec. 15, a Fort Wayne police officer responded to 1723 E. Wayne St., Sports & Spirits, in regards to an armed robbery. A witness told the officer that shortly before calling the police, he saw someone run by the rear outdoor surveillance camera. Two […]

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FWPD seeks assistance identifying robbery suspect

FWPD seeks assistance identifying robbery suspect

| October 30, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne police officials say the need the public’s assistance in identifying the robbery suspect captured in this accompanying surveillance photograph, taken during an attempted armed robbery, that occurred at approximately 8:09, Oct. 28 at the Marathon gas station at 9501 Maysville Road. The suspect is described as male white, in his 20s, approximately 5’10”, […]

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Crime & Safety Briefs: Feb. 12 edition

Crime & Safety Briefs: Feb. 12 edition

| February 13, 2014

• Man robbed on East Creighton
• Several arrested during meth lab bust
• Meth lab found at motel, trio arrested

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