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Excise cops bust 45 at Ball State

Police say one person was holding a bottle of vodka while he shouted obscenities at officers at an intersection.

This undated photo provided by the Lake County Sheriff's office shows Darren Vann. Vann, 43, of Gary, Ind., was charged Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 in the death of 19-year-old Afrikka Hardy, whose body was found Friday night at a Motel 6 in nearby Hammond, Ind. Hammond Police Chief John Doughty says Vann confessed to Hardy's slaying and directed police to six bodies in Gary. (AP Photo/Lake County Sheriff's Office)

Suspect in 7 Indiana slayings due back in court

Darren Vann will appear before Lake Superior Court Wednesday at 10 a.m. to face murder charges among several others.