(7-8-17) The Delphos Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance regarding a savage attack on an elderly couple just before 06:00 a.m. this morning. The victim, David Allemeier, told officers that he and his wife, Dianna, were injured by a male that had gained entry into his home at 209 S. Pierce St. in Delphos. The couple was taken to St. Rita’s Medical Center.

Delphos Officers along with Deputies of the Allen County Sheriff’s Department responded to the residence. Officers secured the crime-scene and assisted the Delphos EMS and First Responders in getting medical attention to the victims.

The Allen County Identification Bureau also assisted at the scene with Detectives and the collection of evidence. The investigation continues.

Anyone with information regarding this crime are asked to contact the Delphos Police Department / or Social Media Messaging. All information will remain confidential.You are asked to call Crime Stoppers at (419) 229-STOP (7867). All information will be held confidential. If your Crime Stoppers Tip helps to solve this crime, a cash reward of up to $1,000.00 is available to the tipster.