One year after the Cold Case Breakthrough, looking back at the April Tinsley case

It has been one year since police arrested a man in connection with one of Fort Wayne's most infamous cold cases. Take a look at the case, the hunt for

Law enforcement celebrates ‘score’ with arrest in Tinsley murder

A day to say "thank you" to the law enforcement agencies that helped get an arrest in the April Tinsley murder case. Things became emotional during a news conference Tuesday at Fort Wayne police headquarters downtown, including for investigators who retired, never knowing if the case would be solved.

April Tinsley’s cousins share emotions about suspected killer

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA 21) – "She can rest in piece knowing that the person is caught," April Tinsley’s cousin, James Tinsley reacts to the news of a 30-year-old cold case, finding a new breakthrough.  John D. Miller, the suspect in police custody for the rape and murder of 8-year-old Tinsley in April of ’88. Elizabeth Tinsley, who is James wife, "He [Miller] deserves way more than just a sentence." The family talks about when they first heard news abo…

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Warmer with some sunshine

We were treated to beautiful weather Saturday and today promises to deliver even better conditions! Increasing clouds overnight kept temperatures

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