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.
An Oklahoma man who admitted to strangling his stepfather by giving him a wedgie has told a judge the case is “like a bad dream.”
A man was arrested after following a probation home visit where materials to make meth were found.
A woman took a motorcycle from a dealership when a salesman was talking to his assistant.
The student was accused of raping a classmate at school when the two were left alone in a side room by a guidance officer.
Two children were left alone in a car with a loaded gun in the car’s center console.
The northwest Indiana woman gave birth in her stateroom in October 2011, wrapped the baby in a towel and hid her under the bed according to a newspaper report.
Investigators believe the officer was being paid by someone outside the prison to bring narcotics and other drugs to an inmate serving time inside.