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  • I-70 westbound reopens near downtown after accident involving 2 semi trucks

    INDIANAPOLIS — Part of I-70 westbound at the Rural/Keystone exit was closed Friday morning for several hours after a crash involving two semi trucks. Indiana State Police confirm that the two trucks were involved in a collision that caused the interstate closure around 2:30 a.m. No injuries have been reported. After the crash, officials closed all lanes of westbound I-70 for cleanup. Two lanes were later reopened to allow traffic to get through, although backups slowed traffic for several hours. […]

  • IMPD investigating man found shot to death in parking lot

    INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting on the city’s north east side late Thursday night. Shortly after 10:30 p.m., investigators were called to the 5900 block of Devington Rd., on a report of a person down in the parking lot. Responding officers located an unresponsive male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. EMS personnel responded and pronounced the victim dead on-scene, according to an IMPD news release. Homicide detectives responded to the scene and […]

  • Death toll now 31 in California wildfires; home of ‘Peanuts’ creator destroyed

    SONOMA, Calif. (AP) – Northern California’s wildfires have now killed 31 people – making this the deadliest week of wildfires in state history. Sonoma County Sheriff Robert Giordano said Thursday night that two more people have been confirmed dead there. That raises the statewide death total from 29 to 31. The Oakland Hills fire of 1991 killed 25 people by itself, and the Griffith Park fire in Los Angeles in 1933 killed 29. While no single fire currently burning has […]

  • Authorities cancel Silver Alert issued for missing Sellersburg man

    UPDATE – Indiana State Police have canceled the Silver Alert for David Eugene Cox. Police say Cox was found deceased with no foul play believed. Original Story:  SELLERSBURG, Ind. — The Indiana State Police is investigating the disappearance of an adult from Sellersburg, Indiana. Sellersburg is 104 miles south of Indianapolis. David Eugene Cox, 81,  is a white male, 6 feet tall, 143 pounds with gray hair and blue eyes.  He was last seen wearing blue and white plaid shirt and khaki […]

  • Silver Alert cancelled for missing southern Indiana woman

    UPDATE: Nora Agnes Carey has been found safe. VINCENNES, Ind.–The Vincennes Police Department is investigating the disappearance of an adult from Vincennes, Indiana.  Vincennes, Indiana is 128 miles southwest of Indianapolis. Nora Agnes Carey, 82, is a white, female, 5 feet 3 inches tall, 144 pounds, with grey hair and green eyes.  She was last seen at 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 in Vincennes, Indiana and is believed to be in extreme danger and may require medical assistance. […]

  • Home undergoing renovation goes up in flames

    INDIANAPOLIS–A house undergoing significant renovations caught fire late Thursday on the city’s west side. Crews from Indianapolis Fire Department were called to the 2200 W. Washington St. shortly before 10 p.m. The three-story structure had heavy fire showing. Although there was an initial report of a person possible trapped inside, rescuers determined that the structure was unoccupied. The property owner was on-scene. Damage was estimated at about $100,000. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.

  • Woman seriously injured in east side house fire; 5 other people escape

    INDIANAPOLIS– A 21-year-old woman was injured early Thursday in a house fire on the city’s east side. Firefighters were called to the 3100 block of Elmhurst Dr. shortly before 1:30 a.m. Six people had been inside the residence–five of whom escaped without injury. The 21-year-old victim was overcome with smoke inhalation. She was transported in serious condition to a local hospital for treatment and observation. Investigators determined that the blaze started in the garage before spreading throughout the house. The cause […]

  • Police investigate person shot multiple times on city’s east side

    INDIANAPOLIS–A 63-year-old man was found shot several times inside a residence on the city’s east side shortly after midnight Thursday. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police responded to a report of a person shot in the 800 block of N. Bradley Ave. The shooting victim was located, with at least three gunshot wounds to the mid-section of his body, according to investigators. Authorities believe the incident happened in the kitchen of the residence on N. Bradley. The victim was alert when police arrived, […]

  • IMPD investigates drive-by shooting on city’s northwest side, teen seriously injured

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A teen was seriously wounded after being shot multiple times inside of a vehicle late Sunday night at Heather Ridge Apartments on the city’s northwest side. Police responded to the scene of the shooting in the 3300 block of Heather Ridge Drive shortly after 11:30 p.m. Three teens, one 16-year-old and two 18-year-olds, were sitting in a car when someone drove up and shot at them multiple times, according to IMPD. The shooter or shooters then fled […]

  • UPDATE: Missing Carroll County man found safe, Silver Alert canceled

    UPDATE: Authorities in Carroll County confirm that Gary A. Wilson was found safe with a family member. _________ CARROLL COUNTY, Ind. –The Carroll County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the disappearance of an adult from Edna Mills, Indiana.  Edna Mills is located approximately 58 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Gary A. Wilson is a 74 year old white male, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 190 pounds, gray hair and blue eyes.  Gary Wilson was last seen Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 7:15 […]