Night Crime/Breaking News Reporter
Anna Ortiz is the breaking news/crime reporter for The Times, covering crime, politics, courts and investigative news. She is a graduate of Ball State University with a major in journalism and minor in anthropology. 219-933-4194, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ricky Lee Kimble, 25, faces charges of possession of a machine gun, carrying a handgun without a permit and resisting law enforcement, according to court records.
As the group rallied with flags and signs, honks of support resounded on Calumet Avenue in Hammond.
Jason E. Brummet, 45, was last known to be leaving Lowell at 3 p.m. March 28.
The Lake County Auto Theft Task Force and High Crime Unit conducted the sweep Friday and Saturday, working in conjunction with the Chicago Police Carjacking Unit.
In light of April being child abuse prevention month, several organizations collaborated to create an event that memorialized children who have died from abuse and spread awareness on the issue.
Northwest Indiana law enforcement leaders and local activists weighed in on this national story, discussing police protocols and tensions within communities.
Jessica Crusor, program manager for Real Fathers Initiative, speaks at the Candlelight Vigil for Victims of Child Abuse.
One resident suffered minor injuries and there were no fatalities among people or pets, firefighters said.
Several people who witnessed the wreck stopped to try and help the driver.