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Cops Foil Bank Robber

Indiana State Police fires a shot at a robbery suspect in Kendallville, at the Campbell and Fetters Bank on East North Street. The trooper was able to block the path of the fleeing suspect at U.S. 6 and State Road 3. The suspect rammed the pickup truck of the state …

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Lyons Fire Under Investigation

Crews respond to a house and small barn fire south of Lyons on County Rd. 11. No one was hurt. Multiple departments were on the scene. Damage is estimated at over 100 thousand dollars. The investigation into the cause continues.

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Old RCA Plant On Fire Again

Fire erupts at the site of the former RCA complex in Marion. Crews found one large building with flames shooting through the roof. Several explosions went off…four firefighters were taken to a Marion hospital for hearing problems. Everything was under control in two hours.

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Charges Stack Up Against Schueler

A Fremont man, already serving time, is brought back to a Steuben County courtroom to hear new criminal charges against him. Brice Schueler is now also accused of burglary, a charge that carries up to a 12-year prison sentence. Schueler was already sentenced in September to six years for another …

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Royer Brought In On B And E

A breaking and entering suspect is arrested in Fulton County. Eric Royer, 44, of Toledo, was brought in. Deputies located Royer in the area of some previous break-ins. Royer is now at the Corrections Center in Stryker.

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Goat Barn Has To Wait

Williams County Commissioners nix a request from the county fair board to pay off the new goat barn on the fairgrounds. Officials asked commissioners for a little less than $25,000…the amount remaining to pay off the $118,000 building, built earlier this year. Commissioners agreed…but added the county just doesn’t have …

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Whose Dog Is It Anyway

A Bardstown, Kentucky family and the Fort Defiance Humane Society are in disagreement after the family says a dog held at the shelter is a stolen family pet they have been searching for over a year and that he is being kept from them. They say they will sue if …

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Samuel “Sam” H. Wright, 86

Samuel “Sam” H. Wright, 86, of Pioneer and formerly of Toledo passed away December 10th at his home on “the farm” in Pioneer Ohio. He was born March 9, 1931 in Nashville, Tennessee to Howard S. and Tedia Mai (Killingsworth) Wright. Sam retired from Campbell’s Soup in Napoleon in 1993 …

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Marc Thompson, 48

Marc Thompson, age 48, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 2:37 A.M. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance. Marc was a 1987 graduate of Bryan High School. He was a carpenter and owned his own construction business, M. & S. Builders in Bryan and …

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Defiance Shooting Couple Update

Linda Brandeberry-Osting of Defiance heard her charges for shooting her husband. Prosecutors say she shot Mitchell Osting at their Nagel Road home. She faces a litany of weapons and assault charges. The victim was able to call the police himself but by the time they arrived, he needed to be …

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