HAMMOND — A Region man is pleading guilty to possession of child pornography and attempted sexual abuse of children.
Anyone with information is asked to call Hammond Police Department's Hit-and-Run Division at 219-852-2940.
Investigators are looking into if alcohol was a factor in the crash.
U.S. District Court Judge Philip P. Simon sentenced Roger Casillas, 29, to 92 months in prison after Casillas pleaded guilty to possessing a firearm as a felon.
Brothers Emonte Morgan and Eric Morgan were indicted Friday after being previously arrested and charged with multiple felony counts.
According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, Koebe Clopton died at a hospital after he was found with “injuries consistent with gunshot wound(s)” around 1 a.m. Thursday.
Raquel Rodriguez, 53, was hit by the westbound No. 6 train, an express train that does not stop in Hammond, about 6:30 a.m., leading to "extensive" delays during the morning commute.
Members of the Hammond police gang unit recognized the suspect and police were able to make an arrest, the mayor said.
Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call Hammond Detective Sergeant Joe Munoz at 219-852-2995.
On Tuesday, Garrett Lecyk was charged with additional counts of armed robbery, attempted armed robbery, robbery and attempted robbery.
Hammond police were alerted to the presence of the stolen vehicle by the city's license plate readers early Tuesday morning.
Garrett Lecyk was arrested at the Hard Rock Casino after a Hammond bank was robbed Monday morning, police said.
Witnesses reported an armed white or Hispanic man robbed the First Savings Bank at 7048 Kennedy Ave. a little after 10 a.m., according to police.
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.
Police said they believe the man lives nearby the Dairy Belle he burglarized.
Drivers who are stopped at a checkpoint in Hammond will experience a brief delay if no violations are found, police said.
The Hammond Parks and Recreation department said event was canceled less than 24 hours after it was announced.
The Indiana Gaming Commission voted 4-1 Thursday to rescind its prior orders for Caesars Entertainment to sell the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond to a new operator by the end of this year.
"Not only did he destroy my life, he took my daughter from her children," the victim's mother said.