The man’s release followed years of lobbying by relatives, lawmakers and others who argued that the sentence was too stiff and that marijuana should not be forbidden.
Police with helicopters, dogs and armed with rifles were conducting a massive manhunt in northern Illinois Tuesday after an officer was shot and killed while pursuing a group of suspicious men.
The U.S. Supreme Court is considering final appeals from a man scheduled to be executed Tuesday in Missouri for the kidnapping, rape and stabbing death of a 15-year-old girl more than two decades ago.
Russell Taylor was charged in May with seven counts of production of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography.
Police in Steuben County were tipped off Monday evening and their investigation led to the arrest of a 26-year-old woman.
The victim was downgraded to serious condition after being taken to the hospital from the Travelers Inn on East Washington Boulevard.
Two people were shot Monday night on the city’s southeast side.
While Alonna Allison’s death is a loss the people at Concordia Lutheran High School said they’ll never fully recover from, they’re choosing to remember the joy she brought to everyone’s lives.
Masadid Ma, 27, of Fort Wayne died of a gunshot wound or wounds, the coroner’s office said. His death was ruled the city’s 18th homicide of 2015.
Indiana State Police had asked for the public’s help in finding the Fort Wayne man.
Kevin Weisenburger’s body was found May 9, 1993, in his room at Carriage House Apartments, 2445 Fairfield Ave., beaten to death.
Friends of the 17-year-old high school junior are remembering the person they say made them feel important.
The teen died after police said two rival groups started shooting at one another late Saturday night.
Indiana State Excise Police officers arrested or cited 95 adults, 92 minors, and 12 juveniles over the weekend during the Scheid Diesel Extravaganza.
Police had closed the investigation in 1994, but evidence from the scene was sent last year to an Indiana State Police lab for DNA testing and the suspect was linked to the crime.
Fort Wayne Police Chief Garry Hamilton said investigators have leads, which he is confident will help result in an arrest.
The victim was found with apparent gunshot wounds in the vehicle at an apartment complex.
Police said multiple people were seen leaving the scene after the shooting.
Deputy Darren Goforth, 47, was pumping gas about 8:30 p.m. Friday when a man approached him from behind and fired multiple shots.
Jeff Moody, who was CEO of the Subway Franchisee Advertising Fund Trust, said in a statement Friday that he was “shocked” to learn of the “deplorable criminal sexual behavior with minors” to which Fogle has agreed to plead guilty.