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Arrest made in Regency Inn death investigation

Tyrin Royce Boone, 40, was arrested Friday night in Fort Wayne.

Posted: Dec 15, 2018 1:40 PM
Updated: Dec 15, 2018 11:32 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Police in Fort Wayne made an arrest in a death investigation at the Regency Inn Wednesday. 

Tyrin Royce Boone, 40, was arrested just before 9:00 p.m. Friday in Fort Wayne. 

Police said someone recognized Boone in the area of Hanna Street and Tillman Road. 

Boone is currently being held on an aggravated battery charge in the death of 38-year-old Janaya Michelle Boone. 

It's still not known how she died. 

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