Indiana man accused in officer death may face death penalty

An Indianapolis man accused of fatally shooting a police officer who was trying to help him following a car crash could face the death penalty if he’s convicted in the officer’s slaying, a prosecutor said Wednesday after the suspect made his first court appearance.

Man held up store with a knife

Dispatch said officers were called to the Shoe Show Mega Store in the 300 block of East Pettit Avenue around 7:25 p.m. Tuesday. 

Teen mom of buried newborn pleads not guilty

Brooke Skylar Richardson entered the pleas at her Monday arraignment. She was indicted Friday on charges that also include involuntary manslaughter, child endangering, evidence tampering and corpse abuse in the May death.

Woman shot in leg in apartment complex incident

Officers were called to the 2400 block of Point West Drive, in West Wind Apartments, just before 5:00 a.m. Sunday after a woman ran out of an apartment yelling that she had been shot.