Officers followed on foot and the suspect scaled the side of the building, ran across the roof and entered the facility during production, police said.
A search of the vehicle revealed three guns, one of which was reported stolen to Schererville police, according to police. Ammunition was also recovered for each of the guns.
An 85-year-old homeowner was held at gunpoint Thursday and forced to the ground while the residence was ransacked and robbed, police said.
Police said they learned stolen auto parts were being taken to and sold by Catalytic Exchange in the 5600 south block of U.S. 421.
A search of the vehicle revealed a loaded 9mm Smith and Wesson handgun, a loaded 9mm Taurus handgun, a synthetic drug and a white powdery substance later identified as cocaine, police said.
"Operating While Intoxicated, coupled with speeding, especially speeds in excess of 100 miles per hour is a deadly combination," LaPorte County police Cpt. Derek J. Allen said.
Police say a 37-year-old local man, who pulled up alongside a fully marked police car and revved up his engine, was driving drunk.
After having to pull over to avoid a head-on collision, the officer attempted to stop the vehicle at which time it sped off, police said.
Police arrived to find a 27-year-old man outside the home covered in blood.
Police said they found his behavior to be "extremely unnatural, including his statements not making any sense."
A towing company was preparing to impound the vehicle when the illegal drugs were discovered inside, police said.
An investigator determined that the black 2020 Chevrolet truck was travelling north on Hitchcock Street when it crossed the center line and left the west side of the roadway, police said.
The driver who caused the collision was pinned in his vehicle and had to be extricated before being flown to a hospital for treatment, police said.
A traffic stop along a local stretch of the Indiana Toll Road led to the discovery of a large quantity of cocaine and marijuana, police said.
Police say James Geise was travelling westbound in a pickup truck when he drove left of center to go around another westbound vehicle that had stopped along the highway to turn south on 250 East.
Officers allegedly chased the woman through the church sanctuary and into a basement before arresting her.
A traffic accident involving a U.S. Postal Service delivery truck occurred this morning outside LaPorte.
MICHIGAN CITY — Police arrested two suspects after investigations discovered "an endless flow of cocaine" into LaPorte County, police said.
LAPORTE — Police are investigating Monday's death of a man left unconscious by a suspicious injury.
LAPORTE — The driver of a semitrailer truck said he did not see the stopped traffic ahead of him on U.S. 20 Tuesday morning before slamming in…