Records show Derrick Watkins was shot to death shortly before 12 p.m. during an incident in the 13800 block Cottage Grove Ave.
Two men were killed in a hail of bullets fired Friday afternoon on a busy street near an elementary school that fortunately was closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, police said.
The Jalen L. Hunter Foundation is selecting ten families between Nov. 15 and Dec. 3 to receive a $100 gift card.
Police identified the fatal shooting victim as a 41-year-old man from Merrillville. He was found unresponsive outside the church and transported to Methodist Northlake, where he was pronounced dead.
A reward of $10,000 is being offered for the the arrest and conviction of the person who killed father of two, Jalen Hunter, of Jacksonville, Florida.
The defendant admitted he and another man planned to rob 53-year-old Michael Fromm, of Schererville, of marijuana Jan. 18 at a Hammond home. Fromm was shot in the chest.
The family is hosting a benefit dinner and memorial for Hunter at 7 p.m. on Oct. 29 in the Knights of Columbus located at 1400 South Broad St.
The Indiana Court of Appeals has unanimously affirmed the murder conviction of a Gary man who shot and killed 69-year-old Alonzo Smith Sr. four years ago in East Chicago.
Izaiah A. Horde, 16, was charged as an adult in the shooting death of Emmanuel D. Hall, 18, of Minneapolis, on Sept. 10 in East Chicago.
The Indiana Supreme Court has overruled the acquittal issued by Indiana Court of Appeals and restored the original guilty verdict against John B. Larkin, including his two-year prison sentence.
Xavier R. Jones, 30, of Gary, is accused of kicking his way into an apartment in the 500 block of South Vermillion Place in Gary on April 4, 2015, and fatally shooting Juble Hairston Jr.
Brothers Emonte Morgan and Eric Morgan were indicted Friday after being previously arrested and charged with multiple felony counts.
Isaiah M. Johnson failed to make sure the AR pistol was switched to the "safe" position before he pointed the gun at his friend and pulled the trigger, records state.
Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call Hammond Detective Sergeant Joe Munoz at 219-852-2995.
The 29-year-old Hammond man has been ordered to be supervised by pretrial services.
Court records and statements from family have revealed how a Hammond man with a master’s degree who works as a teacher’s aide became ensnared in a federal homicide investigation.
A 29-year-old Hammond man is in federal custody after allegedly buying the gun that was used to kill Chicago Police Officer Ella French, and severely wound a second Chicago police officer Saturday night.
Montel Ray Brooks, 28, was sentenced in December to 65 years in prison for killing 25-year-old Louis Watson on Jan. 5, 2018.
The Indiana Court of Appeals has affirmed the murder conviction of a Chicago man who who fatally shot a woman in 2017 in Hammond, hours after she fought with the mother of his child at River Oaks Center.
The defendant pointed the gun at the victim and pulled the trigger, "releasing no fewer than 30 bullets" in the victim's direction, the plea agreement states.
The defendant's attorneys said his cooperation helped the state secure convictions against his co-defendants.
Victor Lofton, 56, is accused of killing 21-year-old Felicia Howard and her 4-year-old daughter DenNisha Howard in July 1992, while he stayed with his relative in Gary for a couple of months.
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.
Michigan City Police are continuing to investigate a Saturday night shooting that killed a 27-year-old man and injured a 31-year-old woman.