Omar Mateen, 29, of Port St. Lucie, Florida, has been identified as the gunman who opened fire at Pulse nightclub in Orlando in what is now the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. (Courtesy: MySpace)

Officials: No evidence Orlando gunman was gay

The FBI began looking into that possibility after media reports last week quoted men as saying that Omar Mateen had reached out to them on gay dating apps and had frequented the gay nightclub where the June 12 massacre took place.

Top row left to right: Oscar K. Griffin, Mario Hanserd, Cahniqua Sparks. Bottom row left to right:  Gina Holliday,  Dovie Neer. (Photos provided by the LaPorte County Sheriff's Department.

5 arrested for dealing meth

Police say the group traveled from Fort Wayne to La Porte County in order to sell methamphetamine.

confiscated drugs

Traffic stop leads to discovery of smorgasbord of drugs

An Indiana State Trooper pulled over a van for following another vehicle too closely on Thursday and after a K-9 detected the presence of drugs, a search of the vehicle turned up LSD, pot, meth, cocaine and prescription drugs.


State Fire Marshal urges residents to know fireworks laws

With stores selling fireworks popping up in advance of the July 4th holiday, Indiana State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson is urging residents to make sure they know what’s legal and what’s not when it comes to setting them off.