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Police briefs

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 - 6:11 pm

Man reportedly robbed in parking lot of Legends Sports Club

A man reported being robbed in the parking lot of Legends Sports Club, 4104 N. Clinton St., around 8:30 p.m. Friday.

According to a Fort Wayne Police Department report, a person was believed to have taken $200 from the alleged victim at gunpoint and then fled the scene south on Clinton.

Officers were able to locate a man who reportedly gave himself up to an officer and his canine partner. The money and weapon were reportedly recovered from a small wooden shed, several blocks from the where the arrest was made. That person was then taken to Parkview Hospital because he was having difficulty breathing.

East Coliseum Shell station reportedly robbed

The Shell gas station at 1051 East Coliseum Boulevard was reportedly robbed Saturday night.

According to a report from the Fort Wayne Police Department, responding officers were told around 11:36 p.m. by the attendant at the station that a man wearing a blue hat and with possibly a mustache drawn on his face with a marker came into the store and pointed a black semiautomatic handgun at him.

The man reportedly asked for the money in the register. The attendant opened the drawer and handed over the money. The money was placed into a yellow plastic bag that the man was holding, and he then left.