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  • 3 killed in bus crash north of Bloomington were from Greenwood

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – A bus crash north of Bloomington killed two women and a man Saturday. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department confirms it happened near Business 37 and Bayles Rd. First responders were called shortly before 2 p.m. Police say a Miller passenger bus, contracted by Greyhound, hit a van and three of its occupants were pronounced dead at the scene. They were later identified as 54-year-old Rose Pettus, 30-year-old Shante Lewis and 30-year-old Orlando Lewis Jr., all from Greenwood. The bus […]

  • IMPD deputy chief critically injured in I-70 crash involving semi

    PLAINFIELD, Ind. – IMPD Deputy Chief James Waters has been seriously injured in crash involving a semi in Plainfield. The Plainfield Fire Department says the incident happened on I-70 near the State Road 267 intersection shortly after 1 p.m. Waters, who is head of investigations, was transported to IU Methodist. IMPD says Deputy Chief Waters is currently listed in “stable but critical condition” at this time. Fire officials say Waters was traveling eastbound on the interstate when a semi hit his […]

  • Former Purdue stand out quarterback and coach Bob DeMoss passes away at age 90

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Bob DeMoss, a member of the Purdue Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame and the patriarch of the Cradle of Quarterbacks, passed away Sunday afternoon. He was 90 years old. DeMoss initially gained fame as a freshman at Purdue in 1945. He helped the Boilermakers win their first four games and move into the national rankings at No. 9. Their next opponent was fourth-ranked Ohio State on Oct. 20 in Columbus. Purdue raced to a 28-0 lead and […]

  • Silver Alert declared for 69-year-old Crown Point man believed to be in danger

    UPDATE – ISP have canceled the silver alert for Oscar Wilson on Sunday evening. CROWN POINT, Ind.– Police in Lake County are searching for a man reported missing from Crown Point. Oscar Wilson, 69, is 5’9″ tall, 170 pounds with black, balding hair and brown eyes. Wilson was last seen Wednesday, July 19 around 7 p.m. in Crown Point, about 138 miles northwest of Indianapolis. He was last seen wearing a baseball cap, black shirt, black pants and possibly a black/beige […]

  • Muncie police: 20-year-old man arrested after teen critically injured in Sunday morning shooting

    MUNCIE, Ind. – Authorities in Muncie have arrested a 20-year-old man following the shooting that left a 19-year-old critically injured. Police arrested Dillion Jackson for attempted murder, pointing a firearm and criminal recklessness. Authorities said the victim, identified as Tracy Wheat II, was apparently shot in the head and was transported to IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in serious condition. They were called to the scene in the 6100 block of W. Delaware County Road 350 N. just after 5:24 […]

  • Noblesville man arrested for OWI after golf cart hits pedestrians at Brickyard 400, four hospitalized

    SPEEDWAY, Ind. – A golf cart struck several pedestrians attending the Brickyard 400 on Sunday. Authorities arrested a 40-year-old man, identified as Noblesville resident Colonious Thomas, for an OWI following the incident. Police say it happened inside the tunnel closest to Turn 2 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Public safety officials say four people were transported to Methodist Hospital and two patients were treated for minor injuries at the track’s Infield Care Center. Police have identified four of the victims, […]

  • Muncie police: Two arrested for reckless homicide after heroin deal leads to overdose of man

    MUNCIE, Ind. – Authorities in Muncie have arrested a man and woman for reckless homicide after they believed they sold a man heroin who was found overdosed Saturday morning. Police found the man’s body after 6 a.m. on Saturday and have identified him as 29-year-old Dustin Rhodes. Matt Shackelfurd, 32, and Rachelle Tucker, 29, were arrested for reckless homicide, dealing narcotics, obstruction of justice and false informing. Authorities found Rhodes on Penn St. north of 18th St. and he was […]

  • PHOTOS: 2017 Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

    SPEEDWAY, Ind. — It’s race day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway!The NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series’ Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400 is the final scheduled July event for the sport at IMS. There’s a lot on the line this year with Kyle Busch trying to win the race for a third consecutive time. It’s also bittersweet for fans as they watch Dale Earnhardt Jr. won last time at IMS before retirement. Here’s a look at some of the sights […]

  • One man dead after crashing into pond in Whitestown

    BOONE CO., Ind. — A Jeffersonville man is dead after fleeing from police then crashing his car in a retention pond in Boone County  Sunday morning. “One of the most horrific crashes I’ve ever seen,” said Boone County Sheriff’s Mike Nielsen. Police say a little before 3 a.m., a  Boone County sheriff’s deputy saw a red Nissan run a stop sign going more than 100 mph near the the intersection of Indianapolis Road and Whitestown Parkway. The deputy was attempting […]

  • Man wanted on child molestation charges out of Fortville arrested in Tennessee

    BLEDSOE COUNTY, Tenn. – A man wanted on child molestation charges has been apprehended in Bledsoe County, Tennessee. Authorities have been searching for 38-year-old Samual Cravens since July 13, when a report of sexual assault was made in Fortville, Indiana. Cravens was spotted in Tennessee earlier in the week. An employee at an area McDonald’s called 911 after seeing him, according to WRCB. Employees reported seeing him run from his personal vehicle into a wooded area. The Fortville Police Department says […]