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Police and fire

  • Fatal crash near State & Coliseum
    A motorcyclist was speeding and doing a wheelie when he collided with a left-turning pickup truck on State Boulevard this afternoon, according to police.
  • Motorcyclist hurt in crash with car
    A male motorcyclist suffered serious head injuries and was taken to the hospital in critical condition Monday afternoon after his Suzuki collided with a Buick at a west-central intersection.
  • iAB Financial Bank in Grabill robbed
    A man robbed the iAB Financial Bank in Grabill this morning, making off with an undisclosed amount of money and fleeing in a two-door car driven by another man, Allen County police said today.
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Undercover operation ends in oxycodone arrest

Shane A. Smith

The Kosciusko County Drug Task Force arrested a Milford man on Wednesday, accused of selling oxycodone to undercover officers.

Kosciusko County Drug Task Force officers and sheriff’s deputies arrested and preliminarily charged Shane A. Smith, 26, with felony dealing in a Schedule I controlled substance, according to a statement issued by the task force.

It said that undercover units bought prescription medication from Smith when he lived in Syracuse. He was being held on a $10,000 bond in the Kosciusko County Jail.

Sheriff Rocky Goshert in the statement said that concerned citizens aided in this effort. He said anonymous information about any drug or criminal activity in Kosciusko County can be made to the department’s tip line, 574-372-2494.

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