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WATCH NOW: UPDATE: Bank guard shot dead during robbery identified; 1 armed suspect at large, police say

The security guard who was fatally shot at the attempted robbery at First Midwest Bank has been identified as a Tinley Park man. Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

Portage SWAT nabs three barricaded in local hotel room, police say

When told about the possibility of officers entering the room, the occupant said, "why would you come in here, you don't know what's in here waiting for you," police said. Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

Suspect at large after Hobart bank robbery, police say

The suspect then fled the bank heading east toward the parking lot at a nearby dry cleaners where he entered a silver/gray colored Jeep SUV, police said. Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

Man killed in pursuit was on probation for previous police chase

Jason A. Mitchell, 35, had not reported to probation officials since February and had not enrolled in a substance abuse treatment program as ordered, according to court records. Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

Crown Point home ransacked of valuables, police say; suspect at large

Anyone with information on the burglary or suspect is asked to call the Report A Crime Tip Hotline at 800-750-2746.  Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

Valpo pursuit winds up in oncoming traffic along U.S. 30, police say

He nearly struck several other vehicles head-on, police said, until turning south on County Road 600 West. Read more

LaPorte County News | Indiana

Deaths of 2 inmates at Westville prison under investigation, DOC says

Indiana State Police are leading an investigation into the death of a 39-year-old inmate Wednesday, according to the Indiana Department of Correction. The completion of an investigation into another inmate's death was pending toxicology results, a DOC spokeswoman said. Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

2 charged in I-94 shooting had run-in with victims at beach, records show

The 18-year-old victim underwent several surgeries as a result of her wounds and will need long-term physical therapy, court records state. Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

Woman accused of driving drunk, fatally hitting pedestrian on U.S. 30

Lori L. Garrett, 60, is accused of hitting 42-year-old Jason Hudock, who was on foot, about 9 p.m. April 23 near U.S. 30 and Taft Street in Merrillville. Read more

Crime and Courts News | Indiana

Man found stabbed to death in alley, police say

Police found a 51-year-old man dead from an apparent stab wound to the chest late Wednesday in Hammond, an official said. Read more