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

  • Second victim identified
    Fort Wayne Police have identified the second person shot Sunday in the 600 block of East Rudisill Boulevard as James W. Armstrong from Arizona.
  • Semi rollover stalls traffic on I-469
    A semi that rolled onto its side caused slowdowns in traffic on Interstate 469 on Monday, according to Indiana State Police.There were only minor injuries in the crash.
  • 2 face charges in Kroger thefts
    Allen County prosecutors on Monday formally charged two people accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of liquor and an assortment of household items from Kroger stores during the first seven months of the year.
Advertisement

Driver faces DWI, neglect charges

An Ossian man was arrested early Thursday after authorities said he tested three times the legal limit for alcohol while driving and vomited in his seat – all with his girlfriend’s daughter in the car.

When police stopped Blair R. Fischbach, 27, about 1 a.m. on Bluffton Road he was unsteady, had a half-empty beer can and an empty whiskey shooter in the car, according to a probable cause affidavit.

The report did not specify how old the girl in the car was but that she was younger than 18. Fischbach’s blood-alcohol level tested at 0.24 percent, police said.

He was arrested on charges of neglect of a dependent, operating a vehicle while intoxicated and driving with a suspended license.

He was being held without bail in an unrelated case.

cmeyers@jg.net

Advertisement