Fort Wayne Police Chief Rusty York says the allegations are without merit and baseless and the department will fight them vigorously in court.
Chief York says he usually doesn't speak on pending litigation but in this case, he'll make an exception.
The detective bringing the lawsuit Bridget Glaser alleges in her complaint that a sergeant kept a sex toy that was referred to as the office mascot. It was placed in common areas and in her chair. She says sexually inappropriate jokes were made daily and she was pressured to view some of her colleague's personal pornography collection.
According to the complaint, the sexual comments and jokes continued. Attorney holly Brady has been practicing law for 20 years, representing employers and employees in workplace discrimination and harassment suits. She says if
Detective Glaser is still employed at the Fort Wayne Police Department.