Allen County Prosecutors believe the three joined to gun-down Melvin Palmer III during a struggle outside a southeast-side home July 9.
The teens were arrested after police found the devices that had yet to be detonated in a parking lot in Warsaw, along with the remnants of some devices that had already been blown up.
Fort Wayne Police were called to a home in the 3100 block of Lillie Street on a report of a shooting.
The new officers are part of a “lateral transfer” hiring process opened by Sheriff Dave Gladieux that targeted experienced officers from other police agencies.
The 26-year-old woman faces eight felony counts of neglect of a dependent child, drunken driving and other charges.
Police suspended the search overnight and planned to resume after daybreak on Sunday.
Police initially said the victim was in serious condition. However, he was upgraded and is going to be OK.
The teens were charged Friday with murder, felony murder and robbery.
French Lick is about 50 miles northwest of Louisville, Kentucky.
Police have not released many details about what led up to the shooting.
In 2011, DNA testing on a single strand of hair found on Spicer’s naked body linked Timothy Jimerson to the killing.
Prosecutors say the church operates a boarding academy for mostly out-of-state students.