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  • Pregnant mother of two children killed in crash near Mooresville

    MOORESVILLE, Ind.—Morgan County authorities are investigating a crash that claimed the life of a 21-year-old pregnant woman, Friday. Emergency crews were called to the 5200 block of Hadley Road around 2:15 p.m. on a report of a single vehicle crash. Witnesses said the driver ran off the road and then over corrected.  Her car slid sideways and slammed into a utility pole, killing the woman on impact. The woman has been identified as 21-year-old Abigail Wasylyshen.  She was the only […]

  • Deadly shooting outside west side auto parts store

    INDIANAPOLIS—Metro Police are searching for a suspect in a deadly shooting on the city’s west side Saturday evening. Around 7:15 p.m. Police and emergency crews were called to the Auto Zone near West Washington and Belmont Ave. Police say the victim is a 21 year old male who had been shopping at the auto parts store and was shot by another male in the parking lot. The victim died at the scene. Witnesses said the suspect fled in a red […]

  • Hit-and-run suspect arrested after crash kills 90-year-old woman

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Metro police have found a suspect who they believe is responsible for a deadly hit-and-run on the near north side Saturday night. At around 9:45 p.m., police say a 90-year-old woman was crossing the street near the 2400 block of North Illinois Street when she was hit by a vehicle traveling down the one-way road. The driver reportedly drove off without stopping, leaving her to die at the scene. “Why does a street with so many lights out, you […]

  • Trio arrested after downtown attack and robbery

    INDIANAPOLIS—Metro Police have arrested three persons suspected of attacking and robbing a man near downtown Friday night. Shortly after 10 p.m. IMPD officers were flagged down by a male at 10 west Georgia Street.  The man told officers he had just been robbed. The victim and a pair of witnesses told officers that two men and a woman attacked the man and took money and his wallet from his pockets. Officers located three people matching a description given by the […]

  • Arrest made in robbery, shots fired, car into pond

    WESTFIELD, Ind.—An Indianapolis man faces multiple charges after being arrested in connection with a robbery, shots fired and a car that ended up in a retention pond. 29-year-old Adrian Rockett Jr. of Indianapolis is charged with attempted murder, attempted armed robbery,  and criminal recklessness, intimidation, pointing a firearm, carrying a handgun without a license, and unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon. Last Wednesday police responded to a report of a car that crashed into a retention […]

  • Motorcyclist killed in crash with truck

    LEBANON, Ind. – A motorcyclist died from his injuries suffered in a crash Saturday afternoon in Lebanon. 52-year-old Michael Hengen of Lebanon died at an Indianapolis Hospital after being taken by ambulance from the crash scene. Emergency crews were called to the intersection of West South Street and Patterson Street in Lebanon at 4:23 p.m. on a report of a crash between a motorcycle and a truck. The driver of the truck, 16-year-old Tyler Cadle of Kirklin, Indiana was in […]

  • Man dies after shooting on city’s west side

    INDIANAPOLIS–Metro Police homicide detectives are investigating after a man died from injuries he suffered Friday on the city’s west side. Shortly before 8 p.m. police were called to the 900 block of Pershing Avenue on a report of a person shot. When they arrive, officers found 31-year-old Derris Mack suffering from a gunshot wound. Mack was taken to Eskenazi Hospital where he later died. Police continue to follow leads and talk to witnesses in an effort to find out what […]

  • Driver crashes stolen SUV into Fountain Square car lot

    INDIANAPOLIS—Metro Police have one man in custody following a brief chase and crash on the city’s near southeast side Sunday evening. Shortly before 7 p.m. officers tried to pull the SUV over at East Hoyt Avenue and South Keystone Avenue. The driver took off and after a short chase, police say the man knocked down a stop sign, drove through a brick retaining wall and ended up on top of three parked cars at Azteca Car Sales in the 1300 […]

  • Driver injured when his pick-up hydroplaned on wet interstate

    Indianapolis–Weather appears to have been a factor in a single vehicle crash on the city’s northwest side Sunday afternoon. The call came in shortly before 5 p.m.  on a report of a pick-up truck that left the roadway on I-465 near I-65. Accident investigators say the silver pick-up truck hydroplaned on the wet pavement and went out of control, crossing all lanes of I-465 before going down an embankment. The driver was pulled from the wreckage and taken to the […]

  • Teen found shot to death outside east side church

    Update (3/1) – According to the Marion County Coroner, the victim has been identified as 17-year-old Montel Ligon. The official cause of death is multiple gunshot wounds resulting in a homicide. The investigation is currently underway, if you know anything about this shooting, please call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477. Original Story:  INDIANAPOLIS –Metro police say a man was shot to death outside an east side church Sunday evening. Shortly after 6:30 p.m. police responded to a call of shots fired at East […]