You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Police and fire

  • ‘I gotta feed my babies’ armed robber tells clerk
    An early morning robber threatened to shoot a Lassus Handy Dandy clerk, saying “I gotta feed my babies,” according to a statement issued by the Warsaw Police Department.
  • Longtime 911 worker named call center top exec
    William Bassett will take the helm as the new executive director for the joint Fort Wayne-Allen County 911 call center, after members of the Consolidated Communications Partnership unanimously approved the appointment
  • Longer sentence sought in shooting
    Prosecutors will seek more prison time for a man accused of killing a local tobacco shop owner because a gun was used in the crime.In addition to formal charges of murder, felony murder and robbery against Jamel C.
Advertisement
FILE

Goshen Avenue home damaged by fire

– Fort Wayne firefighters were called to the scene of a reported house fire at 710 Goshen Ave., early Thursday morning.

When crews arrived at the scene, the house was ablaze throughout the house and attic. Firefighters were able to get the fire under control in about 25 minutes.

According to the release, the home sustained heavy fire and smoke damage and moderate water damage.

No one was home at the time of the fire.

The fire remains under investigation.

Advertisement