A day after eight members of one family were found dead with gunshots to the head at four properties in rural southern Ohio, authorities on Saturday continued the scramble to determine who targeted that clan and why.
Darren Vann confessed to killing seven women after being arrested in the fall of 2014. He will go on trial at the same time for the first two cases July 25.
Police found shell casings in an alley near Turpie Street. The victims’ injuries were not life-threatening.
Police say Matthew Woods lead officers on a high speed chase on US 30 and I-69.
Seven adults and a teenage boy were found dead in four homes in Pike County, which is 80 miles east of Cincinnati.
FWPD responded to a reported armed robbery at Hawthorn Suites on Lima Road.
The 48-year-old reportedly sexually victimized a 17-year-old girl, according to police.
Police believed a red SUV was connected to a shooting on St. Mary’s Avenue early Thursday morning.
No one was hurt at Eddie’s Quick Mart on N. Clinton early Saturday morning.
Police are still investigating the possibility of a second suspect in the robbery of a Dollar General store.
A Fort Wayne man faces five charges in connection with a drug raid last week at a home on Third Street.
Fort Wayne police didn’t have to go very far to capture a man who admitted to robbing the pharmacy in order to get painkillers. He told officers he takes 150 methadone pills a day.
Police have a good description of the robber based on information from employees and surveillance video and they also believe they know what kind of getaway vehicle he used.
The prosecutor in the case said the step-mom put the child in water estimated at around 130 degrees for at least 20 minutes and resented being his primary caregiver.
Police were called around 1:15 a.m. Saturday to the the AEP facility located at 3500 Landin Road on a report of a theft in progress.
On Dec. 15, a woman told police two men carjacked her minivan while at a train crossing and robbed and sexually assaulted her.
A Mercer County, Ohio homeowner found two people on his property early Sunday morning and despite being held at gunpoint, one of them managed to get away according to police.
A 19-year-old IU student says the assault occurred early Sunday about one block east of campus.
The case began in July 2013 when a cable television worker reported a putrid smell coming from a garage shared by the defendant at the apartment building.
Officers were serving a search warrant where they discovered various drug items related to cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine.