3 indicted on charges of robbing gun, cell phone businesses

March 29, 2019

Three men, including one from Fort Wayne, were charged in a seven-count federal indictment with armed robberies last year at B&H Firearms on Paulding Road and the T-Mobile store Lafayette Street. 

Mandell Strawter, 27, of Fort Wayne, Quran Waterford, 34, of Bloomington and Gary McCaleb, 29 of Harvey Illinois were named in the indictment and charged with robbery.

Waterford and McCaleb were also charged with using, carrying and brandishing a firearm during the robberies and being felons in possession of firearms. 

The indictment was brought by U.S. Attorney Thomas L. Kirsch II of the Northern District of Indiana.