Arrest made in Greene Street deadly stabbing

Fort Wayne police have made an arrest in the early Wednesday morning stabbing death of Stacy Jennings.

Posted: Dec 11, 2019 3:12 PM
Updated: Dec 12, 2019 10:32 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Fort Wayne police have made an arrest in the early Wednesday morning stabbing death of Stacy Jennings.

Shortly after 3 a.m. Wednesday officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of Greene St. for the report of an unknown problem.

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Police say as they arrived on scene they located Jennings' who appeared to have been stabbed.

Police say another female was inside the apartment that was taken to the police station for questioning.

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After questioning, police arrested Kennishewa Whitley on preliminary charges of aggravated battery, battery resulting in serious bodily injury and criminal recklessness.

The coroner ruled Jennings' cause of death was determined to be multiple stab wounds and the manner of death is homicide.

Whitley was booked into Allen County Jail and is awaiting arraignment.

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