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DIGGING DEEPER: City heavily redacts public record involving Allen County Sheriff

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) — ABC21’s Digging Deeper team has obtained a police log entry regarding an altercation between Allen County Sheriff David Gladieux and a teenage Three Rivers Festival volunteer that confirms three city police officers responded to a call of “simple assault,” “disorderly conduct” and an “intoxicated person.”

However, the City of Fort Wayne’s law department heavily redacted the majority of the record before releasing it.

Indiana state law requires law enforcement agencies to keep a daily log “which lists suspected crimes, accidents, or complaints. The record containing the information must be created not later than twenty-four hours after the incident has been reported to the agency, and the information must be made available for inspection and copying.”

That log must include the following information (Ind. Code § 5-14-3-5(c)) :

Alexis Shear

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