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

  • 7 women arrested in prostitution sweep
    A Fort Wayne woman has been arrested on a felony charge of promoting prostitution, and six other women were arrested on misdemeanor prostitution charges, in a Web sweep conducted this week, city police said today.
  • Cause unclear as fire guts home
    A two story home went up in flames this morning and it took firefighters 18 minutes to get the fire under control, said Fort Wayne Fire Department Public Information Officer Stacy Fleming.
  • Excise police looking for police impersonator
    Someone in Goshen is impersonating a police officer according to theIndiana State Excise Police.
Advertisement

3 area crashes prove to be fatal

Regional police departments worked several area traffic fatalities over the weekend.

A 66-year-old man died Saturday in Whitley County after he failed to stop at an intersection and crashed into another vehicle.

About 8:40 a.m. Michael L. Sills, of South Whitley, was driving his 1989 Chevrolet truck at the intersection of State Road 105 and 1000 South in Whitley County, according to a release from the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department.

Sills failed to stop at a stop sign and struck a 2014 Chevrolet truck driven by Kyle D. Whitehead.

Sills suffered injuries to his head and was transported to Parkview Regional Medical Center, according to the release. He later died.

Whitehead, 24, of Nappanee, was not injured in the crash, the release said.

Advertisement