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  • Coney Island turns 104!

    Coney Island turns 104!

    Fort Wayne's Famous Coney Island is celebrating a big birthday Thursday.  The local favorite turns 104-years-old, that makes it the oldest wiener stand in the country.  

    Fort Wayne's Famous Coney Island is celebrating a big birthday Thursday.  The local favorite turns 104-years-old, that makes it the oldest wiener stand in the country.  

  • Fort Wayne firefighters battle fire at Regency Inn

    Fort Wayne firefighters battle fire at Regency Inn

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- Fort Wayne fire crews battled a fire at the Regency Inn in Fort Wayne, Wednesday night in the 1000 block of West Coliseum Boulevard. The fire sparked around 8:12. Crews rushed to the scene in about 2 minutes and had the fire under control in about 25 minutes. Investigators tell Fort Wayne's NBC News the fire broke out in a storage area on the second floor of the two-story building, primarily located in an outside wall. No word on th...
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- Fort Wayne fire crews battled a fire at the Regency Inn in Fort Wayne, Wednesday night in the 1000 block of West Coliseum Boulevard. The fire sparked around 8:12. Crews rushed to the scene in about 2 minutes and had the fire under control in about 25 minutes. Investigators tell Fort Wayne's NBC News the fire broke out in a storage area on the second floor of the two-story building, primarily located in an outside wall. No word on th...
  • LHN: no personal data compromised in computer virus attack

    LHN: no personal data compromised in computer virus attack

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:36:16 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:36:16 GMT

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- One day after a reported cyber-attack, officials with Lutheran Health Network affirmed that patient data was not compromised by the incident.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- One day after a reported cyber-attack, officials with Lutheran Health Network affirmed that patient data was not compromised by the incident.

  • Sex abuse 'survivor' weighs in on publishing of problem priest list

    Sex abuse 'survivor' weighs in on publishing of problem priest list

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- Evaluating a move by Catholic Church leaders in northeast Indiana to get the problem of priest sex abuse more out in the open. The names of more than a dozen priests and deacons deemed to be "credibly accused" were made public Tuesday.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- Evaluating a move by Catholic Church leaders in northeast Indiana to get the problem of priest sex abuse more out in the open. The names of more than a dozen priests and deacons deemed to be "credibly accused" were made public Tuesday.

  • Beloved Children's Zoo honey badger dies

    Beloved Children's Zoo honey badger dies

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The Fort Wayne's Children Zoo has lost one of their furry friends. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The Fort Wayne's Children Zoo has lost one of their furry friends. 

  • DeKalb officers looking for help identifying man for questioning

    DeKalb officers looking for help identifying man for questioning

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — DeKalb police are looking for the public's help in identifying a person they believe has information regarding recent burglaries.  Officers with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department have previously reached out back in late August, asking for assistance in identifying the man.   They said they would like to identify, and speak with the person as they believe he has information related to a residential burglar...

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — DeKalb police are looking for the public's help in identifying a person they believe has information regarding recent burglaries.

  • Man charged with attempted child solicitation after social media interactions

    Man charged with attempted child solicitation after social media interactions

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Randolph County police arrested a wanted child molester after he attempted to meet up with two young teens who were actually investigators.  

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Randolph County police arrested a wanted child molester after he attempted to meet up with two young teens who were actually investigators.  

  • Ivy Tech Fort Wayne celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

    Ivy Tech Fort Wayne celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

    Ivy Tech's Latino group is kicking off Hispanic Heritage Month with a special event today.  From 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ivy Tower Plaza, students and staff will be exposed to Hispanic culture and traditions.  

    Ivy Tech's Latino group is kicking off Hispanic Heritage Month with a special event today.  From 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Ivy Tower Plaza, students and staff will be exposed to Hispanic culture and traditions.  

  • Local high school to lead national March for Life

    Local high school to lead national March for Life

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:20:41 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:20:41 GMT

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- A local high school will be front and center for an annual pro-life protest. Bishop Dwenger High School announced Tuesday that it was selected to help lead the National March for Life. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- A local high school will be front and center for an annual pro-life protest. Bishop Dwenger High School announced Tuesday that it was selected to help lead the National March for Life. 

  • Diocese 'names names': credibly accused priests ID'd in report

    Diocese 'names names': credibly accused priests ID'd in report

    NORTHEAST Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- A day of public reckoning for a number of priests and deacons tied to wrongdoing. The Fort Wayne-South Bend Catholic Diocese Tuesday published the names of church leaders who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. 

    NORTHEAST Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- A day of public reckoning for a number of priests and deacons tied to wrongdoing. The Fort Wayne-South Bend Catholic Diocese Tuesday published the names of church leaders who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. 

  • Lutheran Hospital returns to normal operations after staving off computer threat

    Lutheran Hospital returns to normal operations after staving off computer threat

    Normal operations resumed Tuesday evening -- hours after officials at Lutheran Hospital canceled some elective procedures and placed the facility on divert status because of a cyber-threat.

    Normal operations resumed Tuesday evening -- hours after officials at Lutheran Hospital canceled some elective procedures and placed the facility on divert status because of a cyber-threat.

  • Stocking Stranger Things

    Stocking Stranger Things

    WARSAW, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --  The Netflix drama “Stranger Things” was nominated for 4 Primetime Emmy awards during the 70th annual ceremony here on NBC. 

    WARSAW, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --  The Netflix drama “Stranger Things” was nominated for 4 Primetime Emmy awards during the 70th annual ceremony here on NBC. 

  • Officer Tinsley's final call

    Officer Tinsley's final call

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:35:20 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:35:20 GMT

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC -- A caravan of more than 100 police cars escorted Officer Tinsley's remains on a route through the city before pausing at his squad car at the Courthouse Green for the final call.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC -- A caravan of more than 100 police cars escorted Officer Tinsley's remains on a route through the city before pausing at his squad car at the Courthouse Green for the final call.

  • Police chief Reed: Officer Tinsley left as a hero

    Police chief Reed: Officer Tinsley left as a hero

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- A man who stood for something. At funeral services downtown Monday, that's how one person described Fort Wayne patrolman David Tinsley, the officer who died last week in the line of duty. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- A man who stood for something. At funeral services downtown Monday, that's how one person described Fort Wayne patrolman David Tinsley, the officer who died last week in the line of duty. 

  • Rescue mission brings attention to homelessness with special event

    Rescue mission brings attention to homelessness with special event

    The Rescue Mission will be holding 'One Night Without a Home' for the fourth year on October 19.  The idea is to give folks in the community an idea of what it's like to be homeless.  

    The Rescue Mission will be holding 'One Night Without a Home' for the fourth year on October 19.  The idea is to give folks in the community an idea of what it's like to be homeless.  

  • Community gathers for fallen officer's funeral Monday

    Community gathers for fallen officer's funeral Monday

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --It will be an emotional day Monday for our community as we say good-bye to Fort Wayne Police Officer David Tinsley. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --It will be an emotional day Monday for our community as we say good-bye to Fort Wayne Police Officer David Tinsley. 

  • County, state officers to cover city police shifts for funeral

    County, state officers to cover city police shifts for funeral

    Friday, September 14 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-09-14 22:18:29 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-09-14 22:18:29 GMT

    Monday will be a somber day for police in Fort Wayne as they lay one of their own to rest. Other police agencies are chipping in to make sure every city officer who wants to can attend Officer David Tinsley's funeral.

    Monday will be a somber day for police in Fort Wayne as they lay one of their own to rest. Other police agencies are chipping in to make sure every city officer who wants to can attend Officer David Tinsley's funeral.

  • Forever Home Friday: Meet Reed

    Forever Home Friday: Meet Reed

    Reed is looking for his forever home! The 11-month-old puppy is full of energy and loves to play.  Interested in making him part of your family, click here.

    Reed is looking for his forever home! The 11-month-old puppy is full of energy and loves to play.  Interested in making him part of your family, click here.

  • Community pays respects to fallen Fort Wayne Police Officer

    Community pays respects to fallen Fort Wayne Police Officer

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - Several people in the Fort Wayne community are coming together to pay their respects to Fort Wayne police Officer David Tinsley. The 50-year-old's squad car is parked in front of the Allen County courthouse in downtown Fort Wayne.  "We know darn good and well that he would have put his life on the line at any point or any time, if we called for help, now that David has gone to the Lord.  We need to be here to b...
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - Several people in the Fort Wayne community are coming together to pay their respects to Fort Wayne police Officer David Tinsley. The 50-year-old's squad car is parked in front of the Allen County courthouse in downtown Fort Wayne.  "We know darn good and well that he would have put his life on the line at any point or any time, if we called for help, now that David has gone to the Lord.  We need to be here to b...
  • Metro Youth Sports denounces former football coach charged with rape

    Metro Youth Sports denounces former football coach charged with rape

    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-09-13 22:09:13 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:09 PM EDT2018-09-13 22:09:13 GMT

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- A longtime youth sports organization is distancing itself from a former football coach now charged with rape.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- A longtime youth sports organization is distancing itself from a former football coach now charged with rape.

  • Bishop Rhoades cleared of improper relationship allegations

    Bishop Rhoades cleared of improper relationship allegations

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- Cleared of wrongdoing. The bishop of the Fort Wayne-South Bend Catholic Diocese was exonerated Thursday of an allegation of inappropriate conduct from years ago.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- Cleared of wrongdoing. The bishop of the Fort Wayne-South Bend Catholic Diocese was exonerated Thursday of an allegation of inappropriate conduct from years ago.

  • Fort Wayne Police announce funeral arrangements for fallen officer

    Fort Wayne Police announce funeral arrangements for fallen officer

    Courtesy: The Tinsley family.Courtesy: The Tinsley family.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The Fort Wayne Police officer who died in the line of duty will be laid to rest on Monday.  The FWPD released the funeral arrangements for Officer David A. Tinsley who passed away on Monday, Sept. 10, after engaging in a police chase.  He was a 16-year veteran of the department.  The viewing will be Sunday, Sept. 16, at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  The funeral service is set for Mo...

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The Fort Wayne Police officer who died in the line of duty will be laid to rest on Monday.  The FWPD released the funeral arrangements for Officer David A. Tinsley who passed away on Monday, Sept. 10, after engaging in a police chase.  He was a 16-year veteran of the department.  The viewing will be Sunday, Sept. 16, at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.  The funeral service is set for Mo...

  • Squad car of fallen FWPD officer positioned outside courthouse

    Squad car of fallen FWPD officer positioned outside courthouse

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The squad car of a fallen Fort Wayne Police officer is now sitting outside the Allen County Courthouse.  Officer David A. Tinsley, 50, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, evening after engaging in a police chase.  He was a 16-year veteran of the department.  READ MORE: Local officer dies following police chase READ MORE:  COURT DOCS: Details released in Officer Tinsley's last chase The New Haven Pol...

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The squad car of a fallen Fort Wayne Police officer is now sitting outside the Allen County Courthouse.  Officer David A. Tinsley, 50, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, evening after engaging in a police chase.  He was a 16-year veteran of the department.  READ MORE: Local officer dies following police chase READ MORE:  COURT DOCS: Details released in Officer Tinsley's last chase The New Haven Pol...

  • Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend Bishop exonerated in Pennsylvania investigation

    Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend Bishop exonerated in Pennsylvania investigation

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-09-13 13:57:14 GMT

    The current Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Kevin Rhoades, has been exonerated by a Pennsylvania County's district attorney.

    The current Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Kevin Rhoades, has been exonerated by a Pennsylvania County's district attorney.

  • Mother of airman stationed in NC praying for his safety

    Mother of airman stationed in NC praying for his safety

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 6:27 PM EDT2018-09-12 22:27:23 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 6:27 PM EDT2018-09-12 22:27:23 GMT

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- "It's nail-biting," Laura Braun says. Braun is closely monitoring hurricane Florence in the Atlantic Ocean. Her 22-year-old son Blake, a Carroll High School grad, is a senior airman at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in North Carolina, about an hour inland from the coast.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- "It's nail-biting," Laura Braun says. Braun is closely monitoring hurricane Florence in the Atlantic Ocean. Her 22-year-old son Blake, a Carroll High School grad, is a senior airman at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in North Carolina, about an hour inland from the coast.

  • Jay Co. schools proposes to arm teachers

    Jay Co. schools proposes to arm teachers

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Teachers could soon have access to guns in Jay County after dozens of teachers volunteered to carry them. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Teachers could soon have access to guns in Jay County after dozens of teachers volunteered to carry them. 

  • Local band 'Anna Faye' excited to perform at Middle Waves Music Festival

    Local band 'Anna Faye' excited to perform at Middle Waves Music Festival

    The Middle Waves Music Festival starts Friday and goes through Saturday, September 15 at Headwaters Park.  Local band Anna Faye is performing at the festival for the first time this year.  Two members make up Anna Faye, vocalist and guitarist Anna Faye and drummer Mark Everetts.  The two have been performing together for less than two years and one of their goals was to be able to play at Middle Waves.  Faye says it's great exposure for them because they u...

    The Middle Waves Music Festival starts Friday and goes through Saturday, September 15 at Headwaters Park.  Local band Anna Faye is performing at the festival for the first time this year.  Two members make up Anna Faye, vocalist and guitarist Anna Faye and drummer Mark Everetts.  The two have been performing together for less than two years and one of their goals was to be able to play at Middle Waves.  Faye says it's great exposure for them because they u...

  • Carroll High School Choirs remember 9/11 through song

    Carroll High School Choirs remember 9/11 through song

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- One hundred and twenty voices filled the Carroll High School auditorium, Wednesday. Carroll High Schools Choirs performed a tribute concert to remember the victims, families, and first responders affected by the tragedies that took place on September 11th, 2001.  While most of these students were not alive during that fateful day, they say they can feel its' relevance in their everyday lives.  This 'Patriot Day' they sing for the sto...
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- One hundred and twenty voices filled the Carroll High School auditorium, Wednesday. Carroll High Schools Choirs performed a tribute concert to remember the victims, families, and first responders affected by the tragedies that took place on September 11th, 2001.  While most of these students were not alive during that fateful day, they say they can feel its' relevance in their everyday lives.  This 'Patriot Day' they sing for the sto...
  • Law enforcement family mourns loss of fellow officer

    Law enforcement family mourns loss of fellow officer

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) — So many are mourning the loss of Officer Tinsley who died in the line of duty Monday night. We haven't learned much about Officer David Tinsley but some have called him a true friend and an amazing servant.  His fellow officers had nothing but kind words to say add that loosing any fellow officer is like losing a family member. Chief Steve Reed of the Fort Wayne Police spoke to the man officer David Tinsley was and said, &q...
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) — So many are mourning the loss of Officer Tinsley who died in the line of duty Monday night. We haven't learned much about Officer David Tinsley but some have called him a true friend and an amazing servant.  His fellow officers had nothing but kind words to say add that loosing any fellow officer is like losing a family member. Chief Steve Reed of the Fort Wayne Police spoke to the man officer David Tinsley was and said, &q...
  • Memories of 9-11 attack still fresh years after twin towers crumbled

    Memories of 9-11 attack still fresh years after twin towers crumbled

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- The events of 9-11 may be 17 years old, but for so many people in this area, the recollections remain clear and painful. A number of observances in Fort Wayne Tuesday were held locally to honor those who gave everything to keep others safe. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- The events of 9-11 may be 17 years old, but for so many people in this area, the recollections remain clear and painful. A number of observances in Fort Wayne Tuesday were held locally to honor those who gave everything to keep others safe. 

  • Allen County wanted persons for 9/10

    Allen County wanted persons for 9/10

    ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Greater Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers is looking for help finding these wanted persons.  

    ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Greater Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers is looking for help finding these wanted persons.  

  • Cause of death deemed natural for fallen officer

    Cause of death deemed natural for fallen officer

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:08:17 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:08:17 GMT

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The Fort Wayne Police Department is mourning the death of an officer who died in the line of duty Monday evening. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The Fort Wayne Police Department is mourning the death of an officer who died in the line of duty Monday evening. 

  • Fun poked at Fort Wayne and Mad Ants in video game

    Fun poked at Fort Wayne and Mad Ants in video game

    Fort Wayne and its G-League basketball team the "Mad Ants" are featured in the newest version of a popular NBA video game. But Mayor Tom Henry's administration is not thrilled about the way they are both portrayed in NBA 2K 19. 

    Fort Wayne and its G-League basketball team the "Mad Ants" are featured in the newest version of a popular NBA video game. But Mayor Tom Henry's administration is not thrilled about the way they are both portrayed in NBA 2K 19. 

  • Decatur business suffers in wake of fuel spill

    Decatur business suffers in wake of fuel spill

    ADAMS COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The cleanup process from the fuel spill in Decatur is still underway. After a Buckeye pipeline failed and spilled about 8,000 gallons of fuel into the St. Marys river. The city's Mayor says it could take weeks. The cause of the failure is unknown and some roads are still closed. The closures have caused headaches for people who rely on those roads for business. Workers at Riverview Tap on Monmouth Rd have seen business drop signif...
    ADAMS COUNTY, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The cleanup process from the fuel spill in Decatur is still underway. After a Buckeye pipeline failed and spilled about 8,000 gallons of fuel into the St. Marys river. The city's Mayor says it could take weeks. The cause of the failure is unknown and some roads are still closed. The closures have caused headaches for people who rely on those roads for business. Workers at Riverview Tap on Monmouth Rd have seen business drop signif...
  • Memorial Coliseum announces Paul McCartney concert

    Memorial Coliseum announces Paul McCartney concert

    Monday, September 10 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-09-10 17:19:01 GMT
    Monday, September 10 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-09-10 17:19:01 GMT

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The War Memorial Coliseum made a historic concert announcement on Monday.  

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The War Memorial Coliseum made a historic concert announcement on Monday.  

  • Organizers getting ready for year three of Middle Waves Music Festival

    Organizers getting ready for year three of Middle Waves Music Festival

    Middle Waves is a two-day destination music festival that happens in Headwaters Park in downtown Fort Wayne on September 14 and 15 this year.  Organizers bring in diverse national and regional acts along with local talent for a truly unique experience.  There’s something for everyone—from hip-hop, to indie rock, to Mexican rock.  Middle Waves marketing chair Jasmine Bejar says the way folks experience the event is different from other festivals becau...

    Middle Waves is a two-day destination music festival that happens in Headwaters Park in downtown Fort Wayne on September 14 and 15 this year.  Organizers bring in diverse national and regional acts along with local talent for a truly unique experience.  There’s something for everyone—from hip-hop, to indie rock, to Mexican rock.  Middle Waves marketing chair Jasmine Bejar says the way folks experience the event is different from other festivals becau...

  • Miss Indiana places top 15 in Miss America competition

    Miss Indiana places top 15 in Miss America competition

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - Miss Fort Wayne, now Miss Indiana, Lydia Tremaine now has a shot at winning the title of Miss America.  Lydia won the preliminary talent portion of the competition Friday night and sang Frank Sinatra's "That's Life." The 20-year-old has had quite a bit of success in the competition thus far.  After being told she would never be Miss Indiana because of her size, her family said that only pushed her to keep going.&nb...

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - Miss Fort Wayne, now Miss Indiana, Lydia Tremaine now has a shot at winning the title of Miss America.  Lydia won the preliminary talent portion of the competition Friday night and sang Frank Sinatra's "That's Life." The 20-year-old has had quite a bit of success in the competition thus far.  After being told she would never be Miss Indiana because of her size, her family said that only pushed her to keep going.&nb...

  • Man found dead in Decatur parking lot

    Man found dead in Decatur parking lot

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -Decatur police are investigating after finding a man dead inside of a car. Officers responded to the 300 block of 2nd Street around 11:50 a.m. Saturday when they found a man sitting inside of a car in a parking lot. At this time, it has not been determined how long the male subject has been deceased. The man did not have any identification on him and has not been positively identified yet. The Adams County Coroner and an Indiana ...

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -Decatur police are investigating after finding a man dead inside of a car. Officers responded to the 300 block of 2nd Street around 11:50 a.m. Saturday when they found a man sitting inside of a car in a parking lot. At this time, it has not been determined how long the male subject has been deceased. The man did not have any identification on him and has not been positively identified yet. The Adams County Coroner and an Indiana ...

  • Does Tinsley arrest offer new hope for clearing up other 'cold case' homicides?

    Does Tinsley arrest offer new hope for clearing up other 'cold case' homicides?

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- An arrest in the April Tinsley murder case provided big relief for the family of the little girl, who was raped and  killed 30 years ago. That development may have a "trickle-down effect" in helping Fort Wayne Police with other cold-case homicide investigations.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- An arrest in the April Tinsley murder case provided big relief for the family of the little girl, who was raped and  killed 30 years ago. That development may have a "trickle-down effect" in helping Fort Wayne Police with other cold-case homicide investigations.

  • Candelight vigil planned for April Tinsley

    Candelight vigil planned for April Tinsley

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — A candlelight vigil is being held Sunday evening in memory of April Tinsley. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — A candlelight vigil is being held Sunday evening in memory of April Tinsley. 

  • Co-worker of accused Tinsley killer: "He hated children"

    Co-worker of accused Tinsley killer: "He hated children"

    Friday, July 20 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-07-20 22:21:25 GMT

    A colleague of the accused April Tinsley killer talks about what it was like to work alongside John D. Miller for more than a dozen years. She says, "He hated children."

    A colleague of the accused April Tinsley killer talks about what it was like to work alongside John D. Miller for more than a dozen years. She says, "He hated children."

  • 'Creepy' photo surfaced of man charged in Tinsley case

    'Creepy' photo surfaced of man charged in Tinsley case

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Soon after the man charged in the heinous abduction of April Tinsley was arrested, a 'creepy' photo of the man surfaced on social media. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Soon after the man charged in the heinous abduction of April Tinsley was arrested, a 'creepy' photo of the man surfaced on social media. 

  • A look inside the minds of child killers

    A look inside the minds of child killers

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:28:44 GMT

    So many people, including April Tinsley's mother, are asking why? Why would someone kidnap, rape, and murder an 8-year-old girl?

    So many people, including April Tinsley's mother, are asking why? Why would someone kidnap, rape, and murder an 8-year-old girl?

  • Sharing her heart: Janet Tinsley talks about dizzying changes in daughter's murder case

    Sharing her heart: Janet Tinsley talks about dizzying changes in daughter's murder case

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- After 30 years of waiting, the mother of April Tinsley talks about the shocking developments in the case of her murdered daughter. She's finding a "new normal", three days after police put handcuffs on a Grabill man, who is now charged in the case that went unsolved for decades.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- After 30 years of waiting, the mother of April Tinsley talks about the shocking developments in the case of her murdered daughter. She's finding a "new normal", three days after police put handcuffs on a Grabill man, who is now charged in the case that went unsolved for decades.

  • Janet Tinsley to speak at April's Garden

    Janet Tinsley to speak at April's Garden

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The mother of April Tinsley is set to speak with reporters today at 1 p.m. after her daughter's murder suspect was recently arrested. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The mother of April Tinsley is set to speak with reporters today at 1 p.m. after her daughter's murder suspect was recently arrested. 

  • Retired detective "elated" about Tinsley suspect arrest

    Retired detective "elated" about Tinsley suspect arrest

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:18:33 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:18:33 GMT

    Sergeant Dan Camp, a retired Fort Wayne detective, worked the April Tinsley case tirelessly for years, keeping her picture in his wallet until the day he retired.

    Sergeant Dan Camp, a retired Fort Wayne detective, worked the April Tinsley case tirelessly for years, keeping her picture in his wallet until the day he retired.

  • Law enforcement celebrates 'score' with arrest in Tinsley murder

    Law enforcement celebrates 'score' with arrest in Tinsley murder

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- A day to say "thank you" to the law enforcement agencies that helped get an arrest in the April Tinsley murder case. Things became emotional during a news conference Tuesday at Fort Wayne police headquarters downtown, including for investigators who retired, never knowing if the case would be solved.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) --- A day to say "thank you" to the law enforcement agencies that helped get an arrest in the April Tinsley murder case. Things became emotional during a news conference Tuesday at Fort Wayne police headquarters downtown, including for investigators who retired, never knowing if the case would be solved.

  • Children play softball across the street from Miller's home

    Children play softball across the street from Miller's home

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- No more than 30 yards away from the residence of John Miller, the dust settles on a softball field. Girls between the ages of 11 and 17 are practicing for the first time since Miller was arrested for the brutal rape and murder of 8 year old April Tinsley, right across the street. "It's pretty eerie and creepy that somebody like that has been this close to our kids," says Kim Funk, a mother of a softball player. Monday, Funk says...
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- No more than 30 yards away from the residence of John Miller, the dust settles on a softball field. Girls between the ages of 11 and 17 are practicing for the first time since Miller was arrested for the brutal rape and murder of 8 year old April Tinsley, right across the street. "It's pretty eerie and creepy that somebody like that has been this close to our kids," says Kim Funk, a mother of a softball player. Monday, Funk says...
  • April Tinsley case timeline

    April Tinsley case timeline

    (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — 59-year-old John D. Miller was arrested Sunday in connection with the rape and murder of 8-year-old April Tinsley in 1988. 

    (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — 59-year-old John D. Miller was arrested Sunday in connection with the rape and murder of 8-year-old April Tinsley in 1988. 

  • FWA to receive more than $5 million in federal grants

    FWA to receive more than $5 million in federal grants

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The Fort Wayne International Airport will receive more than $5 million in grant money from the Federal Aviation Administration. 

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) - The Fort Wayne International Airport will receive more than $5 million in grant money from the Federal Aviation Administration.  The FAA is awarding $677 million in airport infrastructure grants, and FWA will receive $5,44,720 to rehabilitate a runway.  The 241 grants will fund 346 infrastructure projects that include runways, taxiways, aprons, and terminals. 

  • Important questions to ask your oncologist

    Important questions to ask your oncologist

    If you, or someone you love, has cancer, you need to get educated. Learning as much as you can about your condition, your prognosis and treatment options can help you feel more empowered. It can also help ensure that you receive the most complete care possible. We know you have many questions, but how do you know if you’re asking the right ones? Goshen Center for Cancer Care has put together an informative packet concerning the best questions to ask your oncologist before you...
    If you, or someone you love, has cancer, you need to get educated. Learning as much as you can about your condition, your prognosis and treatment options can help you feel more empowered. It can also help ensure that you receive the most complete care possible. We know you have many questions, but how do you know if you’re asking the right ones? Goshen Center for Cancer Care has put together an informative packet concerning the best questions to ask your oncologist before you...
  • Five things every woman should know about cervical health

    Five things every woman should know about cervical health

    When was the last time you saw your doctor for a well-woman exam? Having a yearly gynecological exam is a crucial element of preventive healthcare for women and is key to the early detection and treatment of cervical cancer. January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and this year, nearly 13,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. At one point in time, cervical cancer was one of the deadliest forms of cancer among women in the U.S. But due to an i...
    When was the last time you saw your doctor for a well-woman exam? Having a yearly gynecological exam is a crucial element of preventive healthcare for women and is key to the early detection and treatment of cervical cancer. January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and this year, nearly 13,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. At one point in time, cervical cancer was one of the deadliest forms of cancer among women in the U.S. But due to an i...
  • Person-Centeredness: What Is It?

    Person-Centeredness: What Is It?

    We hear much these days about the concept of Person-Centeredness, Resident-Oriented Care, or Person-Centered Care. There seems to be some confusion regarding this meaning, but if we distill it down to its most basic definition, it can be summed up as: knowing the person from a holistic perspective and providing them with a life that is individualized to meet his/her needs and preferences. Additionally, we understand that a “Use it or Lose it” philosophy is an important par...
    We hear much these days about the concept of Person-Centeredness, Resident-Oriented Care, or Person-Centered Care. There seems to be some confusion regarding this meaning, but if we distill it down to its most basic definition, it can be summed up as: knowing the person from a holistic perspective and providing them with a life that is individualized to meet his/her needs and preferences. Additionally, we understand that a “Use it or Lose it” philosophy is an important par...
  • Overturned semi closes I-469 ramp Tuesday morning

    Overturned semi closes I-469 ramp Tuesday morning

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- An overturned semi in Fort Wayne is causing some traffic headaches Tuesday morning.  It happened just before 5:30 a.m. on the I-469 ramp leading to I-69 southbound - mile marker 31 on I-469. Officials urge drivers to avoid the area and find alternative routes as it may take several hours to clear the roads. Fort Wayne's NBC will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- An overturned semi in Fort Wayne is causing some traffic headaches Tuesday morning.  It happened just before 5:30 a.m. on the I-469 ramp leading to I-69 southbound - mile marker 31 on I-469. Officials urge drivers to avoid the area and find alternative routes as it may take several hours to clear the roads. Fort Wayne's NBC will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

  • Temporary Eckhart Public Library location opens

    Temporary Eckhart Public Library location opens

    Tuesday, October 10 2017 2:19 PM EDT2017-10-10 18:19:34 GMT
    Inside the new Eckhart Public Library temporary location (Photo//Eckhart Public Library)Inside the new Eckhart Public Library temporary location (Photo//Eckhart Public Library)
    It will be home away from home for a while.The temporary Eckhart Public Library location opened its doors Tuesday at a shopping center in Auburn. The location will offer a variety of services to area residents as work takes place to restore the main libr
    It will be home away from home for a while.The temporary Eckhart Public Library location opened its doors Tuesday at a shopping center in Auburn. The location will offer a variety of services to area residents as work takes place to restore the main libr
  • Aerial photos show aftermath of egg production facility fire

    Aerial photos show aftermath of egg production facility fire

    NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- We're getting a better view of the aftermath of a large fire that leveled five buildings and killed about a million chickens earlier this week.  Officials are still investigating what caused a fire that happened at Hi-Grade Egg Production and Processors around 10:30 p.m. Monday. READ MORE: Egg production facility loses over a million chickens in massive fire Warsaw radio station WIOE took aerial photographs from a helicopt...

    NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- We're getting a better view of the aftermath of a large fire that leveled five buildings and killed about a million chickens earlier this week.  Officials are still investigating what caused a fire that happened at Hi-Grade Egg Production and Processors around 10:30 p.m. Monday. READ MORE: Egg production facility loses over a million chickens in massive fire Warsaw radio station WIOE took aerial photographs from a helicopt...

  • How to get the full 2017 solar eclipse experience

    How to get the full 2017 solar eclipse experience

    Monday, August 14 2017 1:03 PM EDT2017-08-14 17:03:26 GMT
    Many Americans are about to experience a unique natural occurrence that has not been seen since 1991.
    Many Americans are about to experience a unique natural occurrence that has not been seen since 1991.
  • Bus driver evacuates children before school bus catches on fire

    Bus driver evacuates children before school bus catches on fire

    Friday, August 4 2017 1:25 PM EDT2017-08-04 17:25:15 GMT
    The Auburn Fire Chief is crediting the quick work of a school bus driver who evacuated children from a school bus before it caught on fire Friday morning.The fire happened around 6:56 Friday morning near the intersection of East Auburn Drive and Quinten
    The Auburn Fire Chief is crediting the quick work of a school bus driver who evacuated children from a school bus before it caught on fire Friday morning.The fire happened around 6:56 Friday morning near the intersection of East Auburn Drive and Quinten
  • Man accused in playing a role in September 2016 fatal shooting pleads guilty to lesser charge

    Man accused in playing a role in September 2016 fatal shooting pleads guilty to lesser charge

    Friday, August 4 2017 11:29 AM EDT2017-08-04 15:29:34 GMT
    One of the men accused in playing a role in a deadly September 2016 shooting was in court Friday to plead guilty to a lesser charge.Kahmarri Spencer pleaded guilty Friday to aiding in an aggravated battery in connection with the shooting death of Robert
    One of the men accused in playing a role in a deadly September 2016 shooting was in court Friday to plead guilty to a lesser charge.Kahmarri Spencer pleaded guilty Friday to aiding in an aggravated battery in connection with the shooting death of Robert
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