Ind. man sought in killing captured in Fort Wayne

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- A northeastern Indiana man sought in a fatal weekend shooting has been captured in Fort Wayne following a short car chase.

Zao Burrell of Angola was apprehended Monday afternoon after police chasing a vehicle he was in stopped it outside a grocery store.

The Herald Republican reports (http://bit.ly/JHkdji ) state police were seeking to take the 24-year-old Burrell back to Steuben (stoo-BEN') County on a murder warrant in Sunday's death of 40-year-old Brent Dombroski.

More than 100 police officers from northeastern Indiana and northwestern Ohio began searching Sunday for Burrell in Dombroski's killing.

Police believe Burrell fired at a police vehicle and struck it early Sunday as officers were investigating the killing. Police then chased Burrell across the state line into Williams County, Ohio.

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Information from: Herald Republican, http://www.heraldrepublicanonline.com/