Police were called just before 1:30 p.m. to the Wells Fargo at 901 W. State Blvd. near Sherman Boulevard.
Randy Lee Dial died of blunt force injuries to the head. His death was ruled the county’s 30th homicide of 2015.
Police say the suspect went up to the teller at the Fifth Third Bank on Rothman Road just before 5 p.m. Wednesday. He handed the employee a letter demanding money. The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of money.
Shakur Johnson, 17, faces a murder charge in connection with the Nov. 12 shooting of 23-year-old Mark Cotton Jr.
The bodies of 16-year-old Satori Williams and his 15-year-old friend, Timmee Jackson, last seen about 8 p.m. Thursday, have not been located.
Police asked that anyone who might recognize the suspect contact Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP (436-7867).
After at least three residents were pulled over by impersonators Christmas Eve, police offered guidelines for proper police pull-overs.
FWPD has not said if anything was taken in the armed robbery.
People can be injured, sometimes fatally, when bullets discharged into the air fall back down, police said.
After emergency funding for more police officers on Gary’s streets ran out in mid-November, there have been 10 homicides in November and so far in December.
Steven Bleich, 25, was sentenced in Allen Superior Court to 18 years for opening fire on Anthony Rice as he sat in a truck July 30.
The woman told police she tried to rob the Walgreens pharmacy of Ocycodone and Xanax because kidnappers threatened her daughter’s life.
Police arrested 19-year-old Taylor Hunt after chasing him from the Pizza King at 321 W. State Blvd. A gun was found near him.
The public would have free access to court records.
Police said two subjects walked into the Big Lots in the Maplewood Plaza, adding that at least one of them had a gun.
San Diego police say they arrested a woman described as weighing about 400 pounds with a beard in the stabbing of a man who asked for a cigarette.
The FBI says a 28-year-old man faces federal and state charges after he robbed a credit union in Oregon, then went on a shopping spree that included buying a Christmas tree he later used to try and hide from police.
A downtown Van Wert, Ohio street was closed for about an hour and a half Wednesday afternoon after the window of a semi shattered. Police believe a boy had fired a BB or pellet gun at the truck.
Officers want to talk to the person seen walking on private property near the Indiana-Michigan line in LaGrange County earlier this week.
Court documents show the woman’s neighbor called police Oct. 14 to report that he believed she had been throwing urine on the siding of his home.