An Oklahoma suspect accused of robbing another man at knifepoint has been arrested after the victim described his attacker’s distinctive facial tattoos, including a pair of horns and an anti-police obscenity.
Police say a northern Indiana man was killed and his girlfriend was injured in a shooting after the couple tried to rob two Illinois men who met them in Gary to buy a vehicle.
The Indianapolis gymnastics coach had been facing child pornography and molestation charges when he was found dead in his jail cell.
The men, all from Fort Wayne, appeared in court in Whitley County Monday morning where a judge set bond for all three. The woman told police she had been stopped for a train last Wednesday when her ordeal began.
Police said the man had been shot in the head before the van was set on fire.
Investigators said a vehicle crash near Corunna aided them in putting two men behind bars.
The Bippus State Bank was held up Friday evening.
Police said a chase began after the owner of After Hours Auto Shop reported the burglar and authorities spotted his get-away vehicle.
One was wanted for aggravated battery charges and the other was wanted for threatening an officer.
Federal authorities interviewed Enrique Marquez Jr. over 11 days, during which time he admitted to the San Bernardino attack.
Darren Vann is accused of killing tow women and suspected of killing fiver others whose bodies were found in abandoned homes in Gary.
A man forced his way inside the church, pushed the pastor’s mother to the ground and rushed past men restraining him and toward the pastor, brandishing the brick.
He is one of four people accused in the shooting deaths during a robbery at an Indianapolis drug house.
The two men face new charges in a separate home invasion case.
A man fired at officers after pulling into the Parkview Huntington ER Friday night with a woman who had been shot in the legs.
The Better Business Bureau said scams usually double around the holidays.
A recent public survey showed overwhelming support of Fort Wayne Police wearing body cameras, with 68 percent of respondents in strong support.
The suspect told police he “felt that since he made it home he could not be arrested for OWI or resisting law enforcement.”
Samuel Walter Israel, 50, was airlifted to Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne after police say his wife, 58-year-old Jacqueline Leona Israel, shot him.
Jordan Deshawn Mathis, 18, shot Charley Allen Jr. as he stood on a porch March 24.