A 19-year-old Gary man is being charged in the death of a 2-year-old girl whom authorities say he was babysitting.
The man says he got the idea to waterboard a 5-year-old from a movie. He’s been arraigned on child abuse charges.
The leader of Crime Stoppers believes two men are responsible for eight robberies at discount retail stores in 2015.
Mug shots of some of the people arrested following a shootout in Waco, Texas involving biker gangs that left nine killed.
Police said the people who died over the weekend may have been killed from a suspected heroin overdose. The coroner was not able to confirm that.
An area near the intersection of Coldwater Road and Washington Center had been closed off while police eventually convinced a man inside an SUV armed with a gun to surrender.
A class action law suit filed accused the BMV of overcharging fees and failing to pay timely refunds.
The robber calmed the woman down after a gun had been pointed at her by getting her a chair and turning on a fan during the Monday morning robbery at a Family Dollar store.
The driver’s BAC was more than two times the legal limit.
Police say he restrained his girlfriend’s 5-year-old son with belts, leaned him back over a footstool and poured water down his underwear-covered face.
He was sentenced Friday after he pleaded guilty but mentally ill earlier this month to two counts of murder and one of criminal confinement.
Indiana has created a new services and outreach division intended to give advocates a boost in their work helping crime victims, including young girls who face a higher-than-average rate of sexual assaults.