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Fort Wane police arrest man in connection with series of gas station robberies

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Police have a man in custody after four gas station robberies within five hours.

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Silver Alert issued for woman missing out of St. Joseph County

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Police are looking for your help after a woman went missing Sunday evening.

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Hundreds Walk in Fort Wayne's Women's March

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA 21) -- A foggy and rainy afternoon didn't stop hundreds from marching around the Allen County Courthouse Sunday. "It like warms my heart on this cold day that there's so many people supporting this. It's so inspiring to see so many people out here that are fighting the good fight and want their voices to be heard as well." A peaceful protest challenged many of President Trump's policies. Folks at the Women's March made signs in support of is... More>>

Government shutdown forces portion of 122nd Fighter Wing guardsmen to head home

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ABC21) -- The government shutdown is already having an impact here in Fort Wayne.  Saturday morning, the 122nd Fighter Wing stopped its scheduled drill this weekend due to lack of appropriations from the federal government.  A portion of the guardsmen considered with non-exempt duties were let go at noon, the base says.  All federal technicians will report for duty on Monday, and after four hours, non-exempt technicians will be placed... More>>

1 dead, another critically wounded in shooting

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ABC21) -- One woman is dead and another critically hurt in a shooting incident on the city's east side Saturday morning.  Just after 6:30 a.m., police got a call about shots being fired in a home in the 1200 block of Lillie Street.  When police got to the home, they found two women suffering from apparent gunshot wounds inside the house.  One of the women died at the scene, and the other was taken to the hospital initially in serious condition. She ... More>>

US government shuts down; Dems, GOP blame each other Video included

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A bitterly-divided Congress is hurtling toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported. More>>

Fort Wayne locksmith not surprised by number of calls concerning car theft Video included

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA 21) -- "I mean I've heard of this happening, but I didn't think it would happen until it happened to me." It was a difficult life lesson for Savannah Walker, who started her car a few weeks ago and went back inside for a few minutes. When she was ready to leave? Her car, gone. "It just really sucks, it's really sad someone would do that." Jared Andrews has almost the same story too, except his car being stolen was caught on camera. &quo... More>>

Aging veteran handed state's top award: comes a lifetime after WWII battle Video included

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A source of tremendous pride for a Steuben County World War II veteran and his family. Erven Oetting on Friday was awarded one of the state's highest honors, just months after a prized item he'd lost back in the war was discovered and brought back to him. 

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Martin Short, Steve Martin to bring night of music and comedy to Embassy Theatre

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Two comic legends will bring their talents to the Embassy Theatre in what will likely be one of the hottest tickets in town this spring. Martin Short and Steve Martin are set to host "at intimate evening of live comedy and music" on May 18. 

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