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1 killed, 1 injured in northwest-side apartment shooting, Indianapolis police say
Gun violence and its effect on children is a major concern, especially after the deaths of 17 students and adults in a shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla., in February 2018.Dwight Adams/IndyStar
1 person dead in east side hit-and-run
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — One person is dead following hit-and-run crash early Thursday morning on the city's east side.The wreck happened around 12:45 a.m. on East 10th Street, just west of Pleasant Run Parkway nearby the Hilltop Tavern.When police went out to investigate the crash, they saw a white SU
3 people taken to hospital after shooting on Indy’s west side
According to IMPD, dispatchers received a call about shots fired on Wilcox Street near Michigan Road. While on the way to that location, officers heard about another shooting nearby.
Police: Woman stole from Target, then bit and urinated on employees
FISHERS, Ind. (WISH) -- An Indianapolis woman has been arrested after a bizarre ordeal at a Target in Fishers.According to the Fishers Police Department, Aimee Gross tried to take merchandise from the store.Police say she then bit and urinated on loss prevention employees while trying to escape arre
Indianapolis man owes hundreds after stolen car recovered then impounded
INDIANAPOLIS -- If police recover your stolen car, should you have to pay to get it back? A south side man is finding out the answer the hard way.
Man gets 120 years for killing 2 women in Indianapolis
A Gary man has been sentenced to 120 years in prison after being convicted of shooting and killing two women whose bodies were discovered in a burning car in Indianapolis.Thirty-one-year-old Tywan James of Gary was sentenced Wednesday aftera jury convicted himlast month of two counts of murder.Autho
16-year-old to face adult charges, another teen sought in armed robbery of home
An arrest warrant was issued for Rahiam Shabazz, 18. The police asked for help in locating Shabazz, but warned he should be considered armed and dangerous.
Here’s what time trick-or-treating starts around Indianapolis for Halloween 2018
This list of trick-or-treat hours can be a road map to maximize the trick-or-treating experience for the dedicated Halloween enthusiast.For others, this may be a planning tool for preparedness and guesstimating how much candy to buy.There's also the select few who want to know how long they have to
Police arrest teen in armed home invasion robbery; second suspect sought
One of the victimstold police that two men knocked on the door of their Nanwich Court home on Sept. 25 and, when one of the homeowners answered it, they forced their way inside and tied up the man and woman who live there.
Freezing temps overnight; rain returns for the end of the week
A dry start to the day, with increasing clouds through late morning into the afternoon. A cold front sweeps across the state, sparking isolated light rain chances as early as late afternoon, with higher chances moving in Friday evening.
Person found dead on near north side
INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Homicide detectives are investigating after a finding a person with an apparent gunshot wound in a home on East 36th Street early Wednesday.Officers responded to a call of a person shot near 36th and Rural streets just after 4 a.m. Medics pronounced the male victim dead at the
Funeral service honors unclaimed Indianapolis baby
"People don't understand that this is a need and that this is happening right here in our county," said Linda Znachko, the founder of He Knows Your Name. "I'm thankful that I can do it. I'm thankful that I know that there's this need and to claim babies and give them a proper burial. But also naming
Police investigating deadly shooting on city’s near northeast side
Photo from Alexa GreenINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis Metropolitan police are investigating a deadly early morning shooting on the near northeast side.Police were dispatched just after 4 a.m. to a home near 36th and Rural streets.Officers at the scene said a person came home to find a man had been
Indianapolis has lots of rats. But here's why you may start seeing more in your house soon.
When the temperature declines, that means it's time to break out scarves, apple cider and hot chocolate to help you get through the chill.
A Freeze Warning for Indianapolis Thursday morning
A Freeze Warning and a Frost Advisory are in effect for most of the state overnight. Low temperatures will fall into the 30s by morning and widespread frost is likely.Expect a sunny, cool Thursday with highs in the 50s.A cold front will approach Friday and bring mostly cloudy skies with a chance for
Crash closes all westbound lanes of I-465 near Allisonville Road
Photo GalleryINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — All lanes of westbound I-465 near Allisonville Road are closed in the Castleton area due to a crash.INDOT says drivers should take another route if passing through the area through at least 3 p.m. The traffic backups extend from I-465 near the Keystone Fashion Mall
Person shot, killed on Indianapolis' northeast side
INDIANAPOLIS -- One person was shot and killed early Wednesday morning on Indianapolis' northeast side.The shooting happened just after 4 a.m., in the 2800 block of E. 36th Street.Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called to the scene on reports of a person shot. They
IMPD: Two shot, one critical following northwest side apartment complex shooting
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – IMPD is investigating Wednesday night after two people were shot at a northwest side apartment complex.Just after 5:30 p.m., authorities were dispatched to the 6400 block of Maidstone Rd. on the report of a person shot.Police say two men were shot and have been taken to Eskenazi
Handcuffed man speaks after video shows him being slammed by IMPD officer
Officers found Patrick and, he told News 8, he surrendered. In a video shot by Patrick’s girlfriend, viewers can see officers have placed Patrick in handcuffs behind his back. According to court documents, Patrick is accused of making several verbal threats to the officers while in custody. At one p
2 convicted of murder charges in triple homicide, Indianapolis prosecutors say
A jury returned verdicts Monday afternoon in the case against Troy Ward, 19, and Martell Williams, 20, the Marion County prosecutor’s office announced in a news release.