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Metro police seek help locating person who burned, killed dog
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) – Police are investigating the discovery of a dog that had been fatally burned and dumped in a building on a vacant lot. It was found in an empty shed behind 2600 Lincoln St. on December 13. It is not know when the dog was left, but it wasn't there during an inspection of the sit
Dog found burned to death in Indianapolis shed
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Indianapolis police say a dog was burned to death and dumped in a vacant lot last week. The dog’s body was found on Dec. 13 in an abandoned shed in the 2600 block of Lincoln Lane, near North Michigan Road and West 62nd Street on the city’s northwest side, by an inspector from Bus
1 suspect dead after burglary attempt on city's northeast side
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - What started as a burglary ended with an attempted water rescue on the northeast side Tuesday morning. Police say they saw two or three people breaking into a store called uBreakiFix at 3869 E 82nd St. at 5 a.m. The suspects tried running away and one of them jumped into a pond
IPS offering free meals during winter break
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Indianapolis Public Schools are getting ready to send thousands of kids on winter break at the end of this week. But school leaders also want to make sure everyone stays fed over the holiday.
Indy basketball trainer charged with sexual misconduct involving underage girls
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — An Indianapolis basketball trainer is facing numerous sex crimes charges involving underage girls. Shon Bolden faces eight counts of battery, three counts of child seduction, two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor and one count each of strangulation and sexual misconduct.
Two arrested on trafficking charges at prison
Two people have been arrested for trafficking offenses at Wabash Valley Correction Facility in Carlisle, state prison officials said Tuesday. Ashley Greene, 22, of Indianapolis was arrested after she surrendered 23 grams of synthetic marijuana to investigators and gave a full confession, according t
Alleged drug deal gone bad leads to northwest side shooting
INDIANAPOLIS — A man was shot and critically wounded while sitting in a car near the intersection of W. 71st St. and Georgetown Rd. early Tuesday. Officers were called to the scene shortly after midnight, where they found the victim with at least one gunshot wound. The front passenger window of the
Indiana woman gets 8 years after providing fentanyl to 16-year-old who overdosed
GREENFIELD, Ind. (WXIN) -- A Greenfield woman received eight years in prison after providing fentanyl a teen overdosed on back in January. Anna Southgate was charged with reckless homicide in February following an investigation into the death of 16-year-old Jacob Root.
Kool & the Gang to open 2019 Carb Day concert
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– This year’s Carb Day concert is going to be a “Kool” one. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced Tuesday that Kool & the Gang will open this year’s Miller Lite Carb Day.
Headed north on I-65 Wednesday morning? Plan a different route
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Drivers on the south side of Indianapolis will have a few extra headaches heading north through Wednesday's morning commute. INDOT crews will close the right three northbound lanes of Interstate 65 from just north of the County Line Road exit to north of the Southport Road exit
Robbery attempt ends in NE-side water rescue
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - What started as a robbery ended with a water rescue on the northeast side Tuesday morning. Police caught two men breaking into a store called uBreakiFix at 3869 E 82nd St. 5 a.m. They tried running away, and jumped into a nearby lake.
Indy man killed in Zionsville collision
Boone County Sheriff’s deputies and emergency crews responded to the 7600 block of Oak Street in rural Zionsville where a car collided head on with a box truck. The BCSO reports that when they arrived on scene, a Home City Ice box truck was on its side in the north ditch, while a Toyota passenger ca
Woman looking for owner of engraved watch found after Colts vs. Cowboys game
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A woman is looking for the owner of a watch she found after the Colts vs. Cowboys game on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium. She posted a photo of the watch on Facebook in hopes of getting the rightful owner reunited with the piece of jewelry.
New library opens on the northwest side
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A new library opened Saturday at Michigan Road and 62nd Street. The new facility is 20,000 square feet and has spaces for children, teens and adults. The building has a sustainable energy certification and uses recycled materials. The grand opening featured face painting, magic
Man from Indy dies in Head-On Crash with Box Truck
INDIANAPOLIS--A head-on car crash is what killed a man from Indianapolis in Zionsville Sunday afternoon. The Boone County Sheriff's Office says the accident happened around 2 in the 7600 block of West Oak Street, west of South County Road 800 East.
KPD requests assistance in identifying suspects from hit and run
Kokomo Police Department accident investigators have obtained video surveillance footage from the One Stop Express at Jefferson and Washington streets. This video surveillance, taken Dec. 16 at approximately 1:12 a.m., depicts the silver 2005 Saab and white 2003 Saturn Vue. Both vehicles were at the
Indianapolis man dies in head-on crash with box truck
ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (WISH) -- An Indianapolis man died Sunday after a head-on collision in Zionsville. Emergency responders were called to the 7600 block of West Oak Street, west of South County Road 800 East, around 1:42 p.m. Sunday on a report of a vehicle collision.
At least 2 hospitalized in two-alarm fire at Lawrence senior living community
This is a developing story. Two people have been taken to a local hospital as firefighters battle a two-alarm blaze at Lawrence senior living community. According to Lawrence police and fire officials, the fire started around 1 p.m. at the Benjamin Court Apartments in the area of Lee Road and 59th S
Indianapolis man arrested in string of Broad Ripple store robberies
An Indianapolis man is facing armed robbery charges after being arrested in connection to a string of incidents targeting two Broad Ripple businesses. According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, 48-year-old Cameron Williams has been arrested on suspicion of armed robberies that hap
46-year-old Indianapolis man dead after head-on crash in Boone County
BOONE COUNTY, Ind. – Authorities in Boone County say an Indianapolis man died Sunday afternoon following a head-on collision. Just before 1:45 p.m., police were dispatched to the 7600 block of Oak Street in rural Zionsville on the report of a crash. When they arrived, they discovered an ice box truc