After noticing a foul smell, police find a body in a bedroom closet.
The Homestead Boys basketball team made history as the first boys basketball team in school history to compete in and win a State Championship Title Game. Coach Chris Johnson and company faced off against Evansville Reitz in the Class 4A battle. See video's one for highlights from the game, video two for interviews from the team, and video three for a musical tribute.
The Homestead Spartans prepare for the Big Championship Game at Bankers life. The guys talk about how it will feel to lose their seniors and their greatest memories with the team.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) A memorial was held at Bishop Dwenger High School to remember 17 year old Sophomore Haley Nellum.
SCOTT COUNTY, IN (WFFT) A public health emergency is declared in Scott County, Indiana over an HIV outbreak.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The Indiana Department of Child Protective Services is conducting an investigation into the welfare of 3 minors after an adult was arrested at their apartment.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) In 3 instances, counterfeit money has been exchanged for gaming consoles.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Governor Mike Pence signed the controversial Senate Bill 101 into law.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The Lucky Duck Children's Consignment Sale begins March 26th at the Coliseum.
Coach Chris Johnson and Company hit the road and traveled to Indianapolis to practice at Bankers Life Field House in preparation of their Class 4A State Championship game against Evansville Reitz. Watch Video to hear from the team about the experience.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - A man was found dead off of Holton Avenue in a vacant lot Wednesday morning.
FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WFFT) Mayor Tom Henry announced the 2015 construction projects scheduled for Fort Wayne neighborhoods.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - The Indiana Department of Transportation declared this work zone awareness week so that motorists are more conscious of what's going on as they drive on the highway.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - Board members discussed giving tax breaks to local businesses that would be interested in moving into the Ash Brokerage property.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - Senate Bill 101, also known as the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, would allow businesses to turn away gay couples on the grounds of their religious beliefs.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - A shooting on the Southeast side has left one person in critical condition. A little after 5:30pm Tuesday evening police responded to a shooting on the 2900 block of Bowser Avenue.
U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly, Representative Marlin Stutzman, and Governor Mike Pence praised Dan Coats for the work he did for Hoosiers.
WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Senator Dan Coats of Indiana announced that he will not run for re-election in 2016.
PAULDING COUNTY, OH (WFFT) - Victims who allege they were molested by Paulding Middle School teacher Don Schnepp, spoke out last year to the school board and were able to have a rock dedicated to the teacher, removed. Monday, one victim spoke again in front of the board, asking where the rock is now, and what else the teacher's estate money might be going towards.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - Monday marked the first day of work zone awareness week, as spring road construction begins. This year's campaign theme "expect the unexpected" is dedicated to improving work zone safety for workers and drivers.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - A special dedication ceremony was held to celebrate the opening of a computer lab at the Fort Wayne Urban League.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) - On Monday, IPFW showed their support for Women's History Month.
(WFFT) Many people try everything to lose weight and one viewer says that a 5 day detox might be just the thing to kickstart a healthy lifestyle.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) A man was found dead after a shooting on Oliver Street Sunday evening.
No matter the season- or the meal- There's always room for a piece of pie. And two local at-home bakers are among the best. In fact, they're both being featured in a documentary about the best pies in the country. The Pie Lady on 5 and the Rolling Pin Bakehouse are this week's Locally Made Monday.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) On March 19th, 2003, millions of Americans watched as President George W Bush announced the start of military action against the regime of Saddam Hussein.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) March Madness is big business especially here in the Hoosier State where 5 Indiana schools began in the tournament.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) We recognize an Army Veteran named Sanders Tucker III who served four years in the Army on active duty, stationed in Fort Drum, New York.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Councilman Hines gave his State of the 6th District Address. He discussed the accomplishments of the district, crime and blight activity and also where the district is headed.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The Muscular Dystrophy Association held their annual Muscle Walk to raise money for muscle disease. People experiencing muscle diseases gathered together support from families dealing with the same issues.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) A controversial bill called "The Religious Freedom Restoration Act" heads to the Indiana State House for a vote.
The Homestead Spartans Boys Basketball team sailed past Riley to earn themselves a spot at the Class 4A State Championship Title game. Caleb Swanigan racked up double double 40 and 19 with Jordan Geist adding 21. Watch Video for Full highlights and Interviews from the game.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Allen County residents filed two petitions, upset about proposed sewer rate increases and now the County Commissioners have decided to move forward.
PIERCETON, IN (WFFT) One man is dead and another is in custody after a police pursuit ends in Pierceton.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) A Wayne High School teacher is accused of having sex with two female students.
A proposed State Bill, authored by Representative Bob Morris that would allow photoless ID's.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Once again, it's time to tee off for a new season of golf in the Summit City.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Spring Break is right around the corner for area schools and it's usually a time for family vacations and trips out of town.
Be careful before you make your next dinner as Kraft announces a major recall of it's Macaroni and Cheese.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) A state house committee voted unanimously to pass a bill to temporarily ban the powdered alcohol called "palcohol."
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Super Shot has expanded their vaccination services to include children and adults.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The East Allen County School Board votes in favor or bus transportation cuts.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The January unemployment numbers are out and showing an increase in unemployment by 0.1 to 6%.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne and the AWS Foundation are partnering to expand services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) We're just days away from spring and as exciting as that sounds, warmer weather also means increased potential for severe weather and flooding.
A proposed bill could ban tobacco-use on Oklahoma public school campuses 24/7.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Many Fort Wayne residents have been talking about the taste and smell of their water.
New Haven Mayor Terry McDonald delivered this year's State of the City Address.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The clocks have sprung forward and the flowers are ready to bloom. The first official day of Spring is Friday and while many will enjoy the warmer temperatures, others will be battling Spring allergies.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo plays a big role in helping critically endangered animals to survive.