At least two people inside the home suffered gunshot wounds – 37-year-old Demale Amos and 35-year-old Jamika Martin. Amos was shot in the foot and refused medical treatment, whole Martin was taken to the hospital in serious condition.
During the course of the investigation, police learned that the homeowner may have shot at least one suspect before that person fled on foot.
Around 8:30 a.m. a victim of an apparent gunshot showed up at a Fort Wayne hospital. That person was in critical condition.
Fort Wayne Police said that person is considered a suspect in the case, and their identity was not released.
Fort Wayne Police have requested video from people nearby who own Ring Doorbells. It is the first such request made by police since entering a new partnership with Ring.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Fort Wayne Police at 260-427-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 260-436-STOP.
CHICAGO (AP) — A 31-year-old who prosecutors say went by “Madame Priscilla Belle” is accused of running a multistate prostitution business from a three-story Chicago building that functioned like a brothel.
A federal indictment unsealed Wednesday says Jessica Nesbitt generated millions through prostitution services she and her employees provided in Illinois, Washington, D.C., California, Florida, Indiana, Nevada and Wisconsin.
Huntington man sentenced for fatal New Year’s Day stabbing by Bray Snyder / Sep 18, 2019 HUNTINGTON, Ind. (WANE) — A Huntington man has been sentenced after being found guilty of voluntary manslaughter in connection with a fatal stabbing that occurred on New Years Day in 2018.
On Tuesday, Ryan Richison, 28, was sentenced to 21 years in prison. He was found guilty of voluntary manslaughter, a level 2 felony; residential entry, a level 6 felony; and criminal mischief, a misdemeanor.
Prosecutor: Man charged in killings of 4 women in Detroit Sep 18, 2019 DETROIT (AP) — A prosecutor announced murder charges Wednesday against a 34-year-old man in the slayings of four women in Detroit whose deaths authorities have characterized as the work of a serial killer.
Deangelo Martin is charged with four counts of first-degree murder and four counts of felony murder in the killings of the women whose bodies were found in abandoned houses in the city as far back as February 2018, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said at a news conference.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WNDU) – Indiana State Police have issued a statewide Silver Alert to find a Fort Wayne teenager who is believed to be in extreme danger.
Police are searching for 17-year-old Caitlyn Marie Baker, who was last seen Wednesday around 9:30 a.m. in Fort Wayne.
She is described as 5 feet, 6 inches tall and 130 pounds with blond hair and green eyes. She reportedly was last seen in a black T-shirt and gray sweatpants, driving a 2003 black Ford Focus with Ohio license plate FPF2387.
Officials believe she may be in the company of 16-year-old Sophia Lanae Kline, a white girl who stands 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs 110 pounds. Kline has brown hair and brown eyes. She is missing out of Ohio. A photo of Kline was not made available by police.
Anyone with information on Bakers whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department at 260-427-1222 or 911.