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Police and fire

  • Shooting victim identified
    The victim of Sunday morning's shooting was 21-year-old Alan John Puff of Fort Wayne, the Allen County Coroner?s office said. Puff was shot at 12:55 a.m. on the 600 Block of E.
  • Details few after 2 shot, 1 fatally
    One man died and another was seriously wounded in a shooting on East Rudisill Boulevard early Sunday, police said.The men had not been identified Sunday night.
  • 1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting on East Rudisill
    An adult male died from gunshot wounds early Sunday, according to Fort Wayne police spokesman Jason Anthony.Officers responded to a shooting about 12:55 a.m. in the 600 block of East Rudisill Boulevard.
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Missing ice fisher in Noble County found dead

The body of an ice fisher was found in Chain O' Lakes State Park in Noble County after the fisher went missing Sunday night, according to a statement from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

Indiana Conservation Officer divers recovered the body of Douglas W. Haigwood, 43, of Kimmel in Mud Lake at 3:32 p.m. on Monday.

Haigwood was reported missing by a friend after he went ice fishing at 10 p.m. Sunday night and didn't return, the statement said. Officers located his fishing gear on the ice but were unable to locate the fisherman until this afternoon.

With recent warm temperatures, ice conditions are deteriorating rapidly on local lakes and ponds, making them dangerous, the statement said. Conservation Officers encourage everyone to avoid the ice for any reason.

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