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Suburban man shot in home invasion after win at Horseshoe casino

A Palos Heights man was beaten and shot in a home invasion early Tuesday after returning home from Horseshoe Casino in Hammond with a large amount of money from gambling winnings, police said.

April 16, 2014 11:30 am
Harvey man facing murder, attempted murder charges

Harvey man facing murder, attempted murder charges

HARVEY | Police arrested a 25-year-old man who is a suspect in a 2011 homicide and wanted on five additional outstanding arrest warrants.

April 14, 2014 5:06 pm
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April 09, 2014 12:00 am

Man charged in slaying of 16-year-old East Chicago boy

EAST CHICAGO | A 19-year-old man was charged Monday with gunning down a 16-year-old boy earlier this year, police said.

April 07, 2014 7:00 pm

Woman killed, husband critically injured in domestic shooting

HAMMOND | A 37-year-old woman was shot to death by her husband late Saturday, police said. 

March 30, 2014 7:00 pm

Police searching for Family Express armed robbery suspect

SOUTH HAVEN | Police are searching for a man who robbed at gunpoint the Family Express gas station Saturday night.

March 30, 2014 6:20 pm

Chest wound fatal for Gary man lying on Harrison Street

GARY | A Gary man died late Thursday night after police found him in the street with a gunshot wound to the chest.

March 28, 2014 6:27 pm

Domestic dispute in Griffith ended in shooting, police say

GRIFFITH | Police are investigating a shooting that wounded one person early Thursday.

March 27, 2014 9:30 pm

Gary city worker carjacked at gunpoint

GARY | A city worker was carjacked at gunpoint Tuesday morning in his department vehicle, police said.

March 25, 2014 8:30 pm

Trial delayed of man accused in illegal gun scheme with cops

HAMMOND | The trial of a Philadelphia man accused of conspiring with two former Lake County deputies to sell illegal guns was delayed until Sept. 15, according to court records. 

March 18, 2014 9:15 pm

Gary homicide suspect in custody; charges pending

GARY | Gary police have a suspect in custody in the early Tuesday morning shooting death of a man in the Miller neighborhood.

March 18, 2014 5:05 pm

Gary man shot to death at Chicago party

CHICAGO | A Gary man was killed Saturday night while attending a party in Chicago, police said. 

March 16, 2014 6:53 pm

Chief: Hammond homicide likely drug related

HAMMOND | A 26-year-old man was identified Thursday as the person who was killed in a shooting Wednesday in Hammond, officials said.

March 13, 2014 7:02 pm

Man shot to death near PUC campus in Hammond

HAMMOND | A man was shot to death Wednesday in the 7000 block of Magoun Avenue, officials said. 

March 12, 2014 10:36 pm

Gary man killed in shooting Monday ID'd

GARY | Authorities on Tuesday identified a Gary man killed in a shooting Monday night in Gary that left two other men wounded.

March 11, 2014 8:22 am

Police investigating drive-by shooting in Munster

MUNSTER | Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that happened Friday night in the 8200 block of Highland Place. 

February 23, 2014 8:20 pm

Gary man accused of robbing bank, shooting cop to be sentenced

HAMMOND | A Gary man who could face 24 years in prison said in federal court records he was driven to take part in an armed bank robbery that wounded an officer because he wanted to buy Christmas gifts for his children. 

February 18, 2014 9:00 pm

30-year-old man wounded in Calumet City shooting

CALUMET CITY | A 30-year-old man was shot in the leg Saturday night in the 200 block of West 153rd Place, police said. 

February 16, 2014 10:00 pm

E.C. police continue investigating homicide

EAST CHICAGO | Police continue investigating Monday night's shooting that killed one teen and critically injured another.

February 13, 2014 9:15 pm
Senior club where 5 were shot in Gary had history of trouble

Senior club where 5 were shot in Gary had history of trouble

GARY | The senior club where five people were shot late Wednesday was not registered to do business in the state after failing to file documents regarding its nonprofit status, officials said Thursday.

February 13, 2014 2:00 pm Photos


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