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Police and fire

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    Police have arrested a Fort Wayne man on a murder charge in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found Monday in an undeveloped portion of Catholic Cemetery.
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  • Body found near graves
    Fort Wayne police were investigating the suspicious death of a woman found at an undeveloped part of a northeast-side cemetery Monday afternoon.
Solving Crime
Crime Stoppers is seeking information to help Allen County police solve a recent home invasion armed robbery.
In the early morning of Aug. 20, police were called to the 4100 block of West Dupont Road regarding a home invasion robbery. When police arrived, they were told three men armed with handguns had entered the home and demanded cash.
Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.

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Active warrants

The Allen County Police Department is looking for these people in connection with felony warrants active as of Aug. 25. People with information about the suspects’ whereabouts can call Crime Stoppers.

Magellan P. Steward, 21

Height: 6 feet 1

Weight: 170 pounds

Charge: Receiving stolen auto parts

Jerrel L. Miles, 25

Height: 6 feet 2

Weight: 205 pounds

Charge: Violation of probation for an original charge of marijuana possession

Deangelo T. White, 23

Height: 5 feet 5

Weight: 145 pounds

Charge: Parole violation

Adrian T. Grant, 30

Height: 6 feet 2

Weight: 175 pounds

Charge: Violation of conditional release for an original charge of driving after a lifetime suspension

Ronnie D. Green, 40

Height: 5 feet 8

Weight: 190 pounds

Charge: Violation of deferred proceedings for two original charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated

Richard A. Boyd, 61

Height: 5 feet 4

Weight: 130 pounds

Charge: Violation of conditional release for original charges of burglary, receiving stolen property and criminal mischief

Johnny P. Johnston, 49

Height: 6 feet 2

Weight: 220 pounds

Charges: Two counts of violation of probation for original charges of driving as a habitual traffic violator and domestic battery

Dedra L. Carter, 37

Height: 5 feet 3

Weight: 135 pounds

Charge: Failure to appear for original charges of aiding in the dealing of methamphetamine and maintaining a common nuisance