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ALLEN COUNTY
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

715 S. Calhoun St.  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

SUSPECT/ARRESTED:          Steven Allen Lantz

                                                M/W/43

                                                Fort Wayne, IN

 

CHARGES:                 Criminal Recklessness                Bond $25,000.00

                                    Battery                                      Bond      $750.00

                                    Dealing Cocaine                         Bond $50,000.00

                                    Possession of Marijuana             Bond      $750.00

                                    Possession of Paraphernalia        Bond      $750.00

                                    Criminal Confinement                  Bond $10,000.00

                                   

WHEN:            April 10, 2007

 

 

DETAILS:     On Tuesday, April 10, 2007, at approximately 6:54 a.m. officers with the Allen County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to

9358 Maysville Rd., Fort Wayne
, in reference to a report that the homeowner was holding two women against their will at knife point.  Upon arrival, officers determined that the suspect had two women in his residence and had locked the doors from the inside with keyed deadbolts and had taken their car keys. The suspect was found in a bedroom and there was evidence of illegal narcotics use in the house.  The Allen County Drug Task Force and a K-9 were called for assistance.  During a search of the residence officers found 11 grams of cocaine, 11 grams of marijuana, miscellaneous drug paraphernalia and $8,600.00 in cash. The suspect was transported to the Allen County Lock-up.  The Allen County Drug Task Force is continuing their investigation and expect more arrests.

 

 

CONTACT:     Steve Stone

                        Public Information Officer

                        260-449-4954