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Police seeking person of interest in motel death

Police in Fort Wayne are asking for the public's assistance finding a person of interest that could be connected to the death at the Regency Inn Wednesday.

Posted: Dec 13, 2018 10:26 AM
Updated: Dec 14, 2018 6:32 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Police in Fort Wayne are asking for the public's assistance finding a person of interest that could be connected to the death of a woman at the Regency Inn Wednesday. 

Officers believe 40-year-old Tyrin Royce Boone may know something.

Police responded just before 12:30 p.m. to the Regency Inn and found 38-year-old Janaya Michelle Boone dead. 

The cause and manner of her death is still under investigation. 

Tyrin Boone is described as a black man, six feet tall, and 205 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. 

Anyone who might know where Boone is is asked to call 911. 

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