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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

 

DATE:             June 10, 2011

 

MISSING TEENAGE BOY FOUND SAFE 

 

 

Investigation Details:

  

On 06/10/2011 at approximately 0130 hours Fort Wayne Police responded to a call at the Travel Inn Truck Stop at Coliseum Blvd. and Goshen Road reference a patron that had possibly identified Robert M. Brookens, a 17 year old male who went missing on 06/08/2011 from a local church parking lot.  Fort Wayne Police arrived and positively identified the juvenile as Robert Brookens.  Robert stated to police that he had fabricated the story he told his father and was planning on running away from home.  Robert was returned safely to his parents.  No criminal charges are expected to filed.

 

 

 

 

 

                   CONTACT:   Jeremy Tinkel

                        Public Information Officer

                        260-615-6715