Michigan City Police Station

Michigan City police station.

MICHIGAN CITY — Five juveniles face charges stemming from an alleged armed robbery of a pizza delivery person Sunday night.

The employee of Domino's Pizza was making a delivery in the 700 block of E. 10th Street shortly before 7 p.m. when he was approached by multiple juveniles, police said.

One of the juveniles displayed a handgun and demanded cash, police said. The juveniles made off with money and food.

Police said they tracked the juveniles through the snow to a nearby residence where the gun and other evidence were recovered.

Four of the juveniles - three males and one female - face a charge of armed robbery. One of the males is 16 and two are 15, and the female is 14, police said.

The fifth juvenile, who is 16, faces a charge of resisting law enforcement.

Anyone with additional information about the case is encouraged to called Detective Cpl. Painter at 219-874-3221, extension 1077.


Porter/LaPorte County Courts and Social Justice Reporter

Bob is a 23-year veteran of The Times. He covers county government and courts in Porter County, federal courts, police news and regional issues. He also created the Vegan in the Region blog, is an Indiana University grad and lifelong region resident.