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Lake County Criminal Courts

Judge sentences 18-year-old Gary man to 61 years in prison

Judge sentences 18-year-old Gary man to 61 years in prison

CROWN POINT | Lake County Criminal Court Judge Salvador Vasquez sentenced an 18-year-old Gary man to 61 years in prison Thursday for two crimes he admitted committing in Gary on March 17, 2013.

July 31, 2014 6:30 pm

Juvenile record plays role in sentencing of 19-year-old

CROWN POINT | As a juvenile, Timothy S. Shannon bounced around the criminal justice system, accumulating multiple arrests in Lake and Cook counties.

July 31, 2014 1:40 pm
Blount pleads not guilty in cop slaying

Blount pleads not guilty in cop slaying

CROWN POINT | Carl Blount, 26, pleaded not guilty Wednesday in the shooting death of Gary police Patrolman Jeffrey Westerfield in Lake County criminal court.

July 30, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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Man charged in weekend East Chicago fatal shooting

Man charged in weekend East Chicago fatal shooting

CROWN POINT | A 44-year-old man says he shot a man in East Chicago over the weekend in self-defense, court records show.

July 22, 2014 6:07 pm
Gary man faces charges in death of infant

Gary man faces charges in death of infant

CROWN POINT | A 28-year-old man has been charged in the death of his girlfriend's 5-month-old son, according to court records. 

July 21, 2014 7:33 pm

Gary man pleads guilty after Indiana Supreme Court tosses confession

CROWN POINT | A Gary man pleaded guilty to reckless homicide two months after the Indiana Supreme Court tossed out his alleged murder confession, according to court records. 

July 16, 2014 7:26 pm Related
Fingerprint leads to charges in Highland Subway robbery

Fingerprint leads to charges in Highland Subway robbery

CROWN POINT | A single fingerprint led to charges against a trio accused of robbing at gunpoint the Subway in the 9500 block of Indianapolis Boulevard in Highland, police said.

July 15, 2014 6:05 pm

Police: Man asked for job then robbed White Castle

CROWN POINT | A Hammond man is accused of robbing a White Castle at gunpoint after inquiring about a job, police said. 

July 15, 2014 5:59 pm

Warrant issued for Illinois man accused of molesting Dyer girl

CROWN POINT | An Illinois man is facing a child molesting charge after a girl told police he touched her inappropriately.

July 03, 2014 12:05 am

Merrillville man pleads guilty to shooting, running from police

CROWN POINT | A Merrillville man pleaded guilty to allegations he shot a man twice in 2012 and then climbed up a tree to avoid police apprehension, according to court records. 

June 05, 2014 6:15 pm
Convicted sex offender pleads guilty to new molest counts

Convicted sex offender pleads guilty to new molest counts

CROWN POINT | A convicted sex offender pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of child molesting, according to court records. 

June 03, 2014 6:00 pm

Illinois man pleads guilty to lesser charge in rape, beating case

CROWN POINT | An Illinois man pleaded guilty Monday for his role in beating and raping a woman last summer, according to court records.

June 02, 2014 3:30 pm

Trial of E.C. man charged in infant son's death pushed back to November

CROWN POINT | An East Chicago man accused of killing his 3-month-old son is scheduled to stand trial Nov. 17, according to court records.

May 30, 2014 10:54 am
Charges filed in M'ville police pursuit; driver sought again

Charges filed in M'ville police pursuit; driver sought again

CROWN POINT | A Hammond man who crashed into at least four vehicles while fleeing from police is facing nine criminal charges.

May 27, 2014 6:11 pm Related
Police seek Lake Station man accused of stabbing neighbor

Police seek Lake Station man accused of stabbing neighbor

LAKE STATION | A 46-year-old man is accused of stabbing his neighbor with a steak knife after offering to save the neighbor's life, according to court records.

May 27, 2014 12:05 am
Charges dropped against homicide suspect

Charges dropped against homicide suspect

GARY | A murder charge was dismissed after officials verified a suspect's alibi that he was in jail during a 2013 fatal shooting.

May 09, 2014 6:09 pm

Jury deliberating in Lake Station murder case

CROWN POINT | A jury began deliberating Thursday in the murder trial of a Lake Station man accused of killing his wife in September 2012.

March 20, 2014 7:49 pm Related

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Murder trial recessed due to snow

CROWN POINT | A murder trial against a Gary man was delayed a day Wednesday after a juror couldn't make it to court because of snow.

March 12, 2014 8:30 pm Related

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