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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Police arrested a Fort Wayne man after finding 17.5 grams of cocaine in his home Friday morning. According to Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Sergeant Greg Stier, officers served a search warrant at a home located at 2504 Lynn Avenue, off of E. State Boulevard. Police found two adults inside. Derek Taylor, 38, was arrested at the scene. Taylor was charged with three counts of dealing cocaine, possession of cocaine, and maintaining a common nuisance, according to the FWPD. Taylor’s bond was set at $157,500.
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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Two Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers who are dead after a murder-suicide Thursday had a months-long domestic dispute, Police Chief Rick Hite explained Friday. Hite said Thursday night Sgt. Ryan Anders entered his ex-wife Officer Kimberlee Carmack’s home through a patio door, shot her multiple times and turned the gun on himself. Anders took someone else’s car to the home. IMPD discovered on Feb. 18 that Anders and Carmack needed some attention, Hite said. An internal investigation began on March 12 because of their issues. That’s when both of them were placed on administrative leave; they were both required...
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The weather system which brought light rain just north of Fort Wayne has moved out of the area. We should see increasing sunshine and temperatures int he lower 60s. It will also be a dry and mild weekend with highs in the lower 60s Saturday making way for a dry and even warmer Easter Sunday. Temperatures will be around 70 so go ahead and plan that outdoor Easter Egg hunt. Today: Partly sunny High: 67° Winds: NW 5-10 mph Tonight: Just a few clouds. Low: 36° Winds: NW 5-10 mph Saturday: Mostly sunny. High: 63° Winds: E 5-10 mph. Saturday Night: Clear and cool. Low: 37° Winds: E 5 mph
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Michaels is the latest store to have a security breach, according to a press release on its website. The arts and crafts store announced Thursday that the breach affected about 2.6 million customers over eight months. Michaels officials said they learned of the breach in January and have since then retained two security firms to conduct an investigation. Following the investigation, it was determined that both Michaels, and its subsidiary, Aaron Brothers, “were attacked by criminals using highly sophisticated malware that had not been encountered previously by either of the security firms.” Officials said credit and debit card...
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NEWBURGH, Ind. (WANE)   Indiana State Police arrested two men at a Warrick County Walmart after a scuffle broke out when one of the men apparently didn’t like the fact that the other man had entered the store through an exit. Police arrested Bennie Duvall, 64, of Newburgh after he punched Brandon Leeds, 28, of Boonville after the two exchanged words.  Duvall had gotten angry when he saw how Leeds had entered the store. Leeds was also arrested on an outstanding warrant.
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A Fort Wayne woman who left her five-year-old son in 15 inches of snow back in January was sentenced to four years in jail, plus two years of probation. Marquisha N. Whitten, 26, had a blood alcohol content (BAC) of .29 percent when her son was found in a pile of snow with severe frostbite to his hands and feet on January 20. Whitten’s neighbor found the boy in the snow and carried him back to her apartment. Police said the boy was not wearing any gloves or socks when he got stuck in the snow. His...
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