Cass Street death ruled homicide
The Fort Wayne woman found strangled inside her Cass Street home on Nov. 26 has been ruled a homicide after additional testing by the Allen County Coroner.
Laura Elizabeth Larkin’s cause of death was determined to be asphyxia due to strangulation, a statement from the coroner said today.
Cordell Patterson, 22, has been charged with murder and robbery in her death.
Larkin is the 45th homicide for 2018.