April Tinsley’s killer to spend 80 years behind bars

After 30 years, Fort Wayne's most notorious cold case has been put to rest. 

Suspect photo in Tinsley case released; some similarities with 2016 computer image

In 2016, Fort Wayne detectives shared computer-generated images of a the man they believed to be responsible for the rape and murder of 8-year-old April Tinsley in the spring of 1988. The images were created by Parabon Nanolabs and were designed to "age" the suspect to better represent what he would look like nearly three decades after the crime. 

Grabill man charged with the cold-case murder of April Tinsley

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Fort Wayne Police have made an arrest in one of the most famous cold cases in the city’s history.  John D. Miller, 59, of Grabill, is facing preliminary charges of murder, child molesting and confinement in connection to the rape and murder of 8-year-old April Tinsley in April 1988.  On Good Friday in 1988, April was abducted while walking home from a friends house.  Three days later, her body was found in a rural area in De…


Dangerously cold Monday

Dangerously cold Monday

The coldest temperatures in quite a while will be before sunrise on Monday.

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