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A woman told police she was parked at a gas pump when a man got out of a silver Audi and approached her.
PNC Bank is cutting 20 branches in seven states, including one in Indiana.
A man faces charges stemming from a brawl at The Commander Restaurant in Munster that was sparked by a food order compliant, court records said.
A 53-year-old man told police he was going inside his home when a man in a mask approached him with a gun and demanded his wallet.
The 25-year-old driver, who is from Crown Point, was driving with a blood alcohol level of 0.368, well over the legal limit of 0.08, Police Chief Pete Land said.
The structure is home to a first-floor barber shop and several apartments, according to the Whiting Fire Department.
Police said Troy Pearson, of Harvey, was in a group that tried to carjack someone at a Lansing gas station hours after they stole a car in Hammond.
The city has seen fewer homicides so far this year than the year before. In 2020, Gary police already had recorded eight homicides by Jan. 23.
Senate Bill 389 would delete all state regulations on wetlands in Indiana not subject to federal oversight, also known as isolated wetlands.
The South Bend Chocolate Company closed down The Chocolate Cafe in downtown Valparaiso as a result of the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic. It had been a popular spot for sweets, confections and coffee for two decades.
According to the IHSAA's COVID-19 resource center, if a team is unable to play in the postseason because of a coronavirus-related issue, that game will be ruled as a no-contest and the opponent will advance.
U.S. District Court Judge Philip P. Simon imposed a 12-year sentence Tuesday on 31-year-old Brian Kunze, a former history teacher at Wheeler High School who was terminated in May 2019.
Any displaced ArcelorMittal workers can get trade adjustment benefits, such as job training, income support and help with health care expenses.
Senate Bill 70, sponsored by state Sen. Rick Niemeyer, R-Lowell, would eliminate the $3.7 million supplemental property tax levy collected by Lake County and distributed to public school corporations throughout the county.
The house was completely engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.
Arvell Greer, 28, whose address was not listed in court records, is accused of working with co-defendant Ronald W. Robinson, 33, of East Chicago, to rob and kill Michael Fromm, 53.
"Initial video of the unidentified female, Jane Doe 43, shown with a child was first seen and likely created in October of 2019," according to the FBI.
The judge described the shooting and beating death of Grill, 18, as "one of the worst I've ever seen" and said 19-year-old Lanham's execution-style shooting was "almost Mafioso."
Holcomb said the federal government will be providing an additional 13,000 doses a week, bringing the weekly total of first doses coming to Indiana to at least 90,000 in each of the next three weeks.
A video taken by the man's wife shows him suddenly plummeting into the ice.
Being too proud to ask for help, having anxiety or marital problems, and feeling needy or unwanted did not explain why the defendant groomed a troubled child and made her his sexual partner, the judge said.
"Scams such as these are common on the internet and difficult (if not impossible) to find the perpetrator since they often change cellphones frequently," police said.
Dairy Belle's newest location in Crown Point will feature a vintage soda fountain, a jukebox full of oldies, and Elvis records lining the walls.
A Northwest Indiana school district has been ordered to repay $751,907.53 in student tuition support state auditors claim was used to educate children school officials knew were residents of Illinois.
The Tri-Creek School Corp. board has granted its superintendent leave "due to the negative impact" recent allegations have had on his ability to lead following an internal Title IX investigation.
Louis Asher said he and his wife were asleep when shortly after midnight they were suddenly awakened up by a loud noise.
"It sounded like a tree fell on the house," Asher said.
After William B. Barclay was caught molesting a 4-year-old girl, a teenage girl visiting the same house near Crown Point came forward with additional allegations he had molested her when she was between the ages of 4 and 7, court records show.
A Valparaiso man found it hard to believe Friday that what started out as a fake Tweet he posted about his supposed involvement in the GameStop market rally wound up as the focus on an online story by the New York Post.
"The coach said, 'what happens in the wrestling room, stays in the wrestling room,'" according to the motion.
Lake County Sheriff's police and several other departments in the county have been conducting a blitz in response to recent crimes in the Region such as burglaries, carjackings and thefts.