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New chief fire investigator is my daddy

Samuel Hoffman | The Journal Gazette
Emmie Schroeder, 1, gets a lift from her father, Marc Schroeder, of the Fort Wayne Fire Department after he was sworn in as district chief fire investigator Friday in a ceremony at Citizens Square. Also promoted was Jeremy Sexton, to captain.