Special prosecutor to investigate allegations against Allen County sheriff

Sheriff David Gladieux

A special prosecutor has been appointed to investigate an incident allegedly involving Allen County Sheriff David Gladieux at the Three Rivers Festival this week.

The incident on July 16 is being investigated by the Indiana State Police and on Thursday, July 18, the Allen County Prosecutor’s office filed a petition seeking a special prosecutor. The petition was approved, and Madison County Prosecutor Rodney Cummings has accepted the appointment.

According to the prosecutor’s office, all involved parties are ethically unable to comment on a pending investigation.