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NewsChannel 15 Exclusive: Mother of teen shot by police wants action by FWPD

Gina Dodson said her son is out of the hospital recovering from a gun shot wound to his lower back. Police said Officer Robert Hollo shot him during an investigation and chase on Smith Street on Tuesday. Dodson is asking for that officer to be removed from the streets permanently.


Fireworks season can trigger PTSD for veterans

An estimated 11 to 20 percent of veterans of the post-9/11 Iraq and Afghanistan wars diagnosed with PTSD, according to data from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.


TinCaps bats silent in 5-0 loss to Dayton

Fort Wayne mustered just four hits, as Dragons starter Jacob Constante (W, 3-7) tossed six shutout innings, and reliever Jesus Reyes (S, 1) followed with three hitless frames.

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Jhonatan Peña wins Midwest League Player of the Week

Following last week’s All-Star Break, Peña, a 22-year old from the Dominican Republic, began the season’s second half with a bang and homered in each of the first four games (Thursday-Sunday). He’s the first player in TinCaps history to do so.