Fire run turns to stabbing investigation, arrest in Plymouth

Police say a Plymouth man was arrested after a deceased victim was discovered following a fire at a Plymouth residence.


The Plymouth Fire Department put out a fire in the 900 block of North Plum Street on Sunday morning.  Plymouth Police say they were called to the scene with a report of a possible stabbing and were on contact with a man in the home.  Duane Longacre was apprehended as he tried to escape out the home’s back door.


Plymouth Police were assisted at the scene by the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department, Marshall County coroner, Marshall County Prosecutor’s Office and Indiana State Fire Marshal.


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