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Attempted Robbery Investigation / 3810 Coldwater Rd, Chase Night Drop Box

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For Immediate Release: January 30, 2012
Office of Public information, (260) 427-1343
City of Fort Wayne Police Department

Department Seeks to Identify Armed Robbery Suspect

The Fort Wayne Police Department is presently investigating an attempted robbery that occurred on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at approximately 9:15 p.m. at 3810 Coldwater Road, Chase Night Drop Box.   The victim, an adult male, reported that as he pulled up to the night deposit box, a male subject approached the rear of his vehicle.  The victim sped away and the subject pulled out a handgun and fired upon the victim’s vehicle shattering the rear window.  No injuries were reported at the scene, and no loss was reported.  The suspect fled the area on foot. 

Suspect Description: Male/race unknown, possibly in his twenties, having light facial hair; last seen wearing a red cap, and a black ‘racer’ style jacket with multiple colors. 

Investigators have obtained still images of the suspect from video surveillance and are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in this attempted armed robbery investigation.  Anyone knowing the identity of the suspect or anyone having information about this investigation is asked to contact the City of Fort Wayne Police Department at 260 427-1222, or Crime Stoppers at 260 436-STOP, 260 436-7867.


This incident remains under investigation with the City of Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.


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