One-on-one with Janet Tinsley reacting to Miller’s sentencing

Emotions ran high inside the packed courtroom today. Nobody waiting for this moment more than the mother who got to address her daughter's killer face to face.

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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