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  1. Mother of teen shot, killed by police files federal lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... weapon. Police say Haney eventually aimed his weapon at officers and that's when they shot and killed him. The Allen County Prosecutor's Office did not press charges. The prosecutor's office says the officers fired in self-defense. Instead of ...

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  2. No ID of body found in closetRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... The only information available as of Monday evening was that the person found was a male, according to the Allen County Coroner's Office. An autopsy was conducted Sunday afternoon on the man, who was found in a home in the 200 block of West Woodland ...

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  3. Smell leads police to body in closet of Fort Wayne homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Tribune

    ... Michael Joyner says the body was found Saturday. No arrests have been made. An autopsy will be performed by the Allen County coroner's office to determine the cause and manner of death. Police say the corrections officers became suspicious about the ...

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  4. Fort Wayne Police investigate body in closetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    An Allen County Community Corrections officer making a home inspection smelled an odor that ended up coming from a body in a closet Saturday. Fort Wayne responded to a home at 1:08 a.m. Saturday in the 200 block of West Woodland Avenue to investigate, according to police spokesman Officer Michael Joyner.

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  5. Death investigation surrounding a body found in a closet in Fort WayneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... to get a search warrant that would allow them back into the home. An autopsy will be performed by the Allen County Coroner's office to determine the cause and manner of death. Meanwhile, no arrests have been made. WISHTV.com provides commenting to ...

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  6. Hoosier volunteerism on the riseRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Journal Gazette

    ... of the voters turned out for the 2014 general election compared with 38 percent in 2010, according to the Allen County Election Board. "It is my opinion that voter turnout is due to what's on the ballot," said Beth Dlug, the director of the election ...

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  7. Y adds day-care programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Journal Gazette

    ... Schools, and the rest at St. Jude and Precious Blood Roman Catholic elementary schools and in the East Allen County Schools district. Next year, the number will grow to at least 19 FWCS schools and in the future to all 31 elementary schools, ...

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  8. Photographer shows eagle eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Journal Gazette

    ... so much that Wood finally agreed to do a public talk about his craft last month at the Aboite branch of the Allen County Public Library. Indeed, Wood, who never formally studied photography, is so comfortable that he's been photographing ...

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  9. NAACP declares 'cease-fire' after recent shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    To curtail the violence in Fort Wayne's neighborhoods, representatives from the Fort Wayne/Allen County NAACP gathered Friday afternoon with about 15 community leaders to declare a "cease-fire," and offer alternatives for troubled youth who often are involved with gangs and shootings. NAACP President Larry Gist called for the meeting after a string of shootings this week claimed the lives of three people.

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  10. Outages show Internet flaws in harsh lightRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Journal Gazette

    ... knocks down one utility pole. Adams' company is the primary Internet provider for the city of Fort Wayne, Allen County government, all Allen County public school systems, police, fire service, the courts, some financial institutions and some health ...

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  11. Book NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... by Martin Cruz Smith. High school home-schoolers meet at 10 a.m. April 10 to discuss a book of the month at the Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza. The Cookbook Book Club meets at 2 p.m. April 8 at Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry ...

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  12. Separate shooting deaths in Fort Wayne ruled as homicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Journal

    The Allen County Coroner's office says 21-year-old Jaymaris Alexander of Fort Wayne was found dead around 10:15 a.m. Wednesday in the back of an empty home slated for demolition. Fort Wayne police officers were called to an apartment complex's parking lot about six hours later on a report of a shooting.

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  13. Deadline to vote in the primaries nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. Anyone wishing to vote in the May primary has until April 6 to register to vote or submit any changes to their records.

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  14. Dad accused of belt-beating sonRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Journal Gazette

    ... from his belt-welding 41-year-old father over a lost scarf, according to Allen Superior Court documents. Allen County prosecutors Thursday formally charged Vonlee K. Kizer, of the 8000 block of Preston Pointe Drive in Fort Wayne, with two counts of ...

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  15. Mayor backs effort to keep Hall's Deck openRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Journal Gazette

    ... City Council approved a 3,300-square-foot expansion to the popular dining spot, which is when the Fort Wayne-Allen County Board of Health notified the owners that The Deck was in violation of the state statute. "We had no clue that we were in ...

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  16. 2 separate killings declared homicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Journal Gazette

    ... the lot, leaving the pickup door open. The two killings were ruled the city's latest homicides by the Allen County coroner Thursday, bringing Fort Wayne and Allen County's tally to seven this year. Alexander's body was discovered by a neighbor about ...

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  17. Chief: Officers changing tactics after deadly weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... near an alley in the 2900 block of Holton Avenue. Police say there were several shell casings around him. The Allen County Coroner said the body was that of 21-year-old Jaymaris Alexander who died of at least one gun shot wound. Wednesday night ...

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  18. Police Investigating Death on Holton AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    Fort Wayne Police say several shell casings were found near the body, but they can't confirm a cause of death until an official autopsy is done. If this is ruled a homicide, it will be Allen County's sixth of 2015.

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  19. Stevenson's mayoral bid loses favorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Journal Gazette

    ... with Lemus-Rodriguez's family, paying $335,000 to his estate, which went to his young daughter in Guatemala. Allen County Prosecutor Karen Richards declined to pursue charges in the case, and a private consultant hired by the city found Arnold's ...

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  20. Committee wants more research on using 'baby boxes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Journal Gazette

    ... don't understand the reticent to giving another option to save babies." Cathie Humbarger executive director of Allen County Right to Life testified in support of House Bill 1016. She acknowledged that the state needs to do more to promote safe ...

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