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Downtown Beat Patrols Underway September 17, 2013

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For Immediate Release

Fort Wayne Police Undertake

Downtown Beat Patrols


When:             Wednesday, September 18, 2013


Time:              1:30 p.m.


Location:        Southeast Corner Wayne at Calhoun Streets (One Summit Square Plaza)


Details:           Chief of Police Russell York, Mayor Tom Henry and representatives of the downtown area businesses will be on hand to announce the implementation of a Monday-Friday two officer downtown beat patrol.


                        Officers assigned the detail will utilize bikes, T3’s, a Bobcat as well foot patrols to canvass an area that is bounded by Clay Street to the east, Broadway to the west, Superior to the north, Brackenridge to the south, Headwaters Park, Lawton Park and the Greenway that surrounds the downtown area.


                        Michael Joyner

                        Public Information Officer

            Fort Wayne Police Department
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