This was the first time the entire fest had an evacuation, said Pierogi Fest chairman and co-founder Tom Dabertin.
A hazardous weather outlook stated that the storms will bring a limited tornado risk, limited hail risk, limited flooding risk, limited heat risk and potentially damaging winds.
Authorities found the man, who was cooperative with officers and was found to be legally carrying his firearm. No threats of any kind were made.
Individuals who previously tested positive for COVID-19 still should get the coronavirus vaccine to protect themselves and their loved ones from the continuing spread of the ever-changing virus.
Jarod D. Johnson, 24, cannot be prosecuted by the state on charges of attempted murder, battery and intimidation filed earlier this year in connection with a 2019 abduction and shooting, Judge Salvador Vasquez said.
At 7:43 a.m. Friday first responders from the Long Beach Police Department and the LaPorte County Emergency Medical Services responded to Chastleton Drive and Lakeshore Drive.
Therman Dockery Jr., 44, of Gary, was found dead June 22 after a fisherman called 911 to report what he believed was a body in the water, Gary police said.
A deputy prosecutor said the state was able to file charges in the case because of "excellent police work" by Detective Sgt. Antwan Jakes and the Lake County/Gary Metro Homicide Unit.
The Indiana Department of Environmental Management again declared two Air Quality Action Days for Friday and Saturday in Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties.
She said Scott Plaster told her she is in the wrong country due to her ethnicity and began following her and continued yelling at her until she approached a fair employee for help.
The man said he threw some of the cash on the ground and fled while Kyle Josway collected the money, police said. Josway then reportedly threatened to shoot the man and witnesses.
This is the first year hypnotist Chuck Milligan has presented his show at the Porter County Fair which opened on Thursday and will continue through July 31. His presentations are at 2 and 8 p.m. each day.
Rudy Leshawn Williams, 16, was reported missing last week.
A significant amount of guns confiscated by police in Chicago originate from outside of the city, such as Indiana, according to firearm tracing data from the U.S. Department of Justice.
The company Kaseya would not say Thursday how the key was obtained or whether a ransom was paid. A spokeswoman said only that it came from a “trusted third party.” More than 1,000 businesses and public organizations were crippled in the global incident.
The teenager was pronounced dead about 6:50 a.m. Wednesday after a shooting in the 500 block of East End Avenue, officials said.
"It just baffles me how this could even have occurred," the judge said. "I keep thinking there must be more to it than this. There must have been some underlying issues with you and your family for it to have gotten to this point."
Romie D. Cooper, 36, admitted to two counts of battery against an endangered adult, a level 6 felony. In exchange for his pleas, Lake County prosecutors agreed to dismiss three felony counts of rape.
The westbound lane closures caused traffic congestion that stretched to Lake Station from Gary.
Porter police said they later received word the stolen vehicle had been located in Knox.
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.
Police said solving a recent hit-and-run crash was as easy as following a trail of liquids left behind by the damaged vehicle.