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  • IN Focus: Hogsett requests rainy day funds for pothole problem

    INDIANAPOLIS – The city of Indianapolis will allocate millions of dollars to fix potholes and resurface roads, Mayor Joe Hogsett announced Friday. Hogsett declared an emergency that authorizes the Department of Public Works to begin aggressively addressing the roads. He’s requesting the use of millions of dollars from the city’s rainy day fund. Hogsett called this a problem decades in the making and said the topsy-turvy nature of winter weather has made things even worse. “What people are seeing out their […]

  • Police: Man ‘brain dead’ after east side hit-and-run

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A man and a woman are injured following a hit and run accident on the east side. Around 3:30 a.m. Saturday, officers were called to an accident at the 4000 block of Southeastern Avenue. According to authorities, the man and woman were walking along the side of the road when they were hit. Both victims, Joseph Nordstrom and Angela Ruhlig, were transported to an area hospital. Ruhlig is expected to survive, but police say Nordstrom is brain […]

  • Linden SWAT standoff ends peacefully, suspect in custody

    LINDEN, Ind. – A six hour SWAT standoff in Linden ended Saturday with a man in custody. Just after 12:20 p.m., authorities were dispatched to the 200 block of Main St. on a well-being check. A man refused to come out of the home and a SWAT standoff ensued. Police deployed tear gas and took the suspect into custody peacefully. Social medial rumors were all over town saying that he allegedly had his girlfriend as a hostage, but police did […]

  • Report: Former Indiana assistant Chuck Martin surfaces in FBI college basketball investigation

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Former Indiana assistant coach Chuck Martin is named in a second Yahoo! Sports report about an FBI investigation into college basketball published late Friday night. The first report released Friday morning alleges several college basketball players and their families received impermissible payments from former NBA agent Andy Miller and his agency, ASM Sports. In the second report, Yahoo! published part of an e-mail from Christian Dawkins, a employee at ASM that mentions Martin. Dawkins wrote that he […]

  • Man fatally shot on west side late Friday night

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A man was shot and killed late Friday night on Indy’s west side. Just before midnight, IMPD responded to a report of a person shot on West 34th Street near North High School Road. Officers found the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds at the Run Inn Bar and Grill. Medics arrived shortly after and pronounced the man deceased. He has been identified as 31-year-old Stephen Quick. A couple of vehicles in the parking lot of the […]

  • Man arrested, another injured after bar stabbing on east side

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A man was stabbed at a bar on Indy’s east side Friday night. Around 11:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 300 block of North Colorado Avenue near East New York Street. Officials say a bar fight at “The New Yorker” led to a man being stabbed under the arm. The victim was transported to Eskenazi in serious condition. No word on what led to that fight. Bar patrons held the suspect down until officers arrived at […]

  • Former NFL player Charles ‘Peanut’ Tillman earns FBI badge

    CHICAGO — Former Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman has recently graduated from FBI’s Training Academy in Quantico, Va. Tillman attended the 20-week FBI training last year, the Chicago Tribune reported. Although the 13-year NFL veteran completed all of his training, Tillman was unable to announce anything regarding the accomplishment due to FBI’s stipulations. Still, sources told Tribune that he already has his FBI badge and is actively working with the bureau. Tillman played 12 of his 13 seasons with the Bears, […]

  • Police safely locate missing 13-year-old boy with autism

    BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind. – Authorities in Bartholomew County have safely located a 13-year-old boy with autism. He and was last seen at around 3:00 p.m. in the area of Central Middle School. Just before 7: 45 p.m., Columbus police said the boy was found safe.

  • City declares emergency, plans to spend millions of dollars to fix deteriorating roads

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The city of Indianapolis will allocate millions of dollars to fix potholes and resurface roads, Mayor Joe Hogsett announced Friday. Hogsett declared an emergency that authorizes the Department of Public Works to begin aggressively addressing the roads. He’s requesting the use of millions of dollars from the city’s rainy day fund. Hogsett called this a problem decades in the making and said the topsy-turvy nature of winter weather has made things even worse. “We’re trying to respond […]

  • UPDATE: Victims in small plane crash near Rossville identified

    CARROLL COUNTY, Ind. – Investigators say everyone on board a small plane died after it crashed in Carroll County Thursday night. According to Indiana State Police, the crash site is near the intersection of County Road 600 S and 500 W, north of the town of Rossville. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) says authorities located the wreckage of a Cessna 441 aircraft in the area. The FAA and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will be in charge of the investigation. Indiana State Police […]