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    Fort Wayne police have arrested a suspect in the fatal 2018 shootings of three men in the northeastern Indiana city. The Fort Wayne Police Department says 29-year-old Jacquail Belcher was arrested Friday without incident on three counts of murder. The Journal Gazette reports Belcher is charged in the June 2018 killings of 26-year-old Dernail Brown, 25-year-old DeShaun Richards and 28-year-old Breondon Pinkston. The three shooting victims were from Fort Wayne. Belcher was scheduled to appear Monday afternoon for his initial hearing in the case.

      Michael Jackson’s 26-year-old nephew, Jaafar Jackson, will play the King of Pop in the planned biopic “Michael” to be directed by Antoine Fuqua. Lionsgate announced Jackson’s casting Monday for the film being produced by Oscar-winning “Bohemian Rhapsody” producer Graham King. Jackson is the second-youngest son of Michael's brother, Jermaine Jackson. He’s put out music of his own; in 2019, he released his debut single, “Got Me Singing.” “Michael” will be Jackson’s acting debut. King says that he was “blown away by the way he organically personifies the spirit and personality of Michael.”

        Indianapolis police say a man was shot and critically wounded Sunday during an exchange of gunfire with officers. The shooting occurred about 13 hours after officers began looking for a man who allegedly fired at least one shot a woman early Sunday, striking her vehicle. Officers found the suspect Sunday afternoon and tried to detain him but he got into a vehicle and fled, leading officers on a brief pursuit that ended with a crash. Police say the suspect and another man fled on foot from the suspect’s vehicle before one of them fired shots at the pursuing officers. Three officers returned fire, striking the suspect, who police said was hospitalized in critical condition.

          CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar. was 3 cents at $7.4750 a bushel; Mar. corn fell 4 cents at $6.7975 a bushel; Mar. oats rose 5 cents at $3.9475 a bushel; while Mar. soybeans was up 3 cents at 15.2375 a bushel.

          INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ These Indiana lotteries were drawn Sunday:

          SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ These Illinois lotteries were drawn Sunday:


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          Three women killed in a weekend shooting at a short-term rental home in an upscale Los Angeles neighborhood have been identified, while police continued to search for suspects. Four other people were wounded, two critically, when gunfire erupted around 2:30 a.m. Saturday at the property in the Beverly Crest area. The Los Angeles County coroner’s office on Sunday identified those killed as: Iyana Hutton, 33, of Chicago; Nenah Davis, 29, of Bolingbrook, Illinois; and Destiny Sims, 26, of Buckeye, Arizona. Investigators are trying to determine if there was a party at the rental home or what type of gathering was occurring at the time off the shooting.

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