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  • Police interview person of interest in connection with reported sexual assaults on IUPUI campus

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Police at IUPUI have identified and interviewed a person of interest in connection with two recent sexual assaults on campus. Officers tell CBS4 that an arrest has not been made at this time. Campus police say they got a report of a rape that occurred on April 21 at approximately 3:30 p.m. at the Riverwalk Apartments located at 1300 West Michigan Street. The second incident involved a woman being fondled on April 24 at approximately 2:50 p.m. in the […]

  • IMPD arrests man who allegedly burglarized storage unit on southwest side

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis police have arrested a man who allegedly burglarized a storage unit on the southwest side. Police say 27-year-old Christopher Demoss stole thousands of dollars’ worth of equipment from Storage Express in the 4800 block of Mann Rd. on Jan. 31. Demoss reportedly rented the truck from Texas and recently moved back to Indianapolis. He was taken into custody shortly after 1:30 a.m. on April 22. He’s being held in the Marion County Jail on a preliminary […]

  • North Carolina woman faces federal charges in cyber-stalking case involving Indiana family, various Indiana universities

    INDIANAPOLIS – After five years of threats, stalking, and harassment, a woman in North Carolina is facing federal charges. She’s accused of stalking and threatening an Indiana woman for years. Shamonique Ferguson, 21, is accused of engaging in a pattern of internet threats. The complaint charges Ferguson with extortionate communication, mail threats, and interstate stalking between December of 2016 and April of 2017. The threats involved an Indiana family, three Indiana University campuses, Ivy Tech, and a business in Fishers. It […]

  • IMPD investigating allegations of inappropriate relationship between IPS high school teacher, student

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Detectives with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating allegations of an inappropriate relationship between a male teacher and female student at Arlington Community High School. The allegations were made on Friday, April 21. IPS released the following statement on Tuesday: “The district is aware of allegations of an inappropriate relationship between a male teacher and female student at Arlington Community High School reported on Friday, April 21, 2017.  All of the necessary reports were filed immediately […]

  • Hancock County investigators search for man charged in drunk driving crash

    HANCOCK COUNTY, Ind. – Hancock County investigators are searching for a man accused of killing a female passenger during a crash. Police say Jason Phelps was driving while intoxicated around 11:30 p.m. on March 4, 2017 in the 700 block of South State in Greenfield. He flipped his truck, slid into a house, and killed his female passenger, Dalene Charron. Police say his BAC registered three times the legal limit. Since the crash, Phelps has failed to appear in court […]

  • Former Indiana officer charged with four counts of rape

    MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. — A former northern Indiana police officer is accused of raping a woman who did not have the mental capabilities to give consent, WSBT reports. According to the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office, Thomas K. Jackson, 51, was arrested Tuesday on four counts of rape. He is accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with a LaPorte County woman whose “diminished mental capabilities” left her unable to give consent. Jackson resigned from the Michigan City Police Department on March 14, which […]

  • Vote for Indy Parks to receive $20,000 grant

    INDIANAPOLIS – Time is running out to vote for Indy Parks to win a $20,000 grant to help fund an improvement project. It’s the final stretch for the national Meet Me at the Park contest which runs through Sunday, April 30. “We all know parks help us live healthier more active lives, and are essential to our city’s wellbeing,” said Linda Broadfoot, Director of Indy Parks. “Anytime we can get people motivated about a park contest, we know they are equally as […]

  • Dale Earnhardt, Jr. discusses retirement decision

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he will retire following the 2017 NASCAR season, according to Hendrick Motorsports. The team says he shared the news with them today, and he will discuss his decision during a news conferred this afternoon. He will be joined by Hendrick Motorsports owner Rick Hendrick. The popular driver made his first career Cup Series start on May 30, 1999, at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Since then, he’s spent more than 600 races behind the wheel, and he’s been […]

  • 80-year-old man arrested after allegedly confining, raping woman at gunpoint in Kokomo home

    KOKOMO, Ind. – Two men were arrested Monday after a woman was allegedly confined and raped at gunpoint in Kokomo home. Police received a 911 call regarding the crime from the 29-year-old victim around 5:55 a.m. The victim told officers she went to the home in the 1400 block of North Lafountain Street to sell an electronic tablet to an individual Sunday evening. Police obtained a search warrant for the residence and a SWAT team approached around 11:30 a.m. The […]

  • Dog food sold in Indiana recalled after possible contamination with euthanasia drug

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Two varieties of pet food sold in Indiana are being recalled because they may contain pentobarbital—a drug used to anesthetize or put down pets. The pet food being recalled is from the company Party Animals. The products affected by the recall are: Cocolicious Beef & Turkey, Lot #0136E15204 04, best by July 2019 Cocolicious Chicken & Beef, Lot #0134E15 237 13, best by August 2019 According to a release by the FDA, at least one dog has […]