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  • 3 men killed in near northwest side shooting identified as investigation continues

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – An investigation is underway after three men were shot and killed on the near northwest side of Indianapolis. Police say the shooting occurred shortly after 10:30 p.m. in the 2600 block of Ethel Avenue where hundreds of people were gathered earlier for a jazz event at Watkins Park. Emergency crews found three men with gunshot wounds upon arrival. Two of the men were pronounced dead at the scene. A third victim was transported to IU Methodist Hospital, […]

  • Community rallies around Vietnam vet injured in motorcycle crash

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.- The community is rallying around a local Vietnam veteran after he was involved in a horrific crash in June. Rick Annes was hit by a truck while riding his motorcycle, but is now recovering. His story is one we can all learn something from. It’s likely going to take Rick six to eight months to recover. He and his wife, Nancy, are asking for some help, but Rick says he’s been in bad places before and knows he’ll make […]

  • Personal reflection the intent of updated Christ Church Cathedral #EveryFamilyIsHoly campaign

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. –A local church gained international attention after setting up a controversial display to protest the “zero tolerance” immigration policy. Now they’re taking it one step further. Christ Church Cathedral’s #EveryFamilyIsHoly campaign has been updated to personally engage viewers, asking those who pass by to be part of the display. The popular and controversial display switched out figurines of the Holy Family in a chain-link detention center for a life-sized mirror. The reflection allows visitors to envision themselves in the […]

  • Police search for suspect after one person killed in double shooting on Indy’s far east side

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Police are searching for a suspect after one person was killed and one person was seriously wounded in a double shooting on the far east side of Indianapolis. Officers were called to the 4000 block of Crabtree Court, near 42nd Street and German Church Road, on a report of two people shot around 12:20 a.m. They found a female inside a vehicle, dead from a gunshot wound. They also found a male nearby suffering from a gunshot […]

  • ‘Indiana Jones’ named recipient of 2018 Indianapolis Prize animal conservation award

    INDIANAPOLIS — Acclaimed actor Harrison Ford has been named recipient of the 2018 Jane Alexander Global Wildlife Ambassador Award for “his bold, heroic, devotion to planet earth.” The Indianapolis Prize — recognized as the world’s leading award for animal conservation — created the award, named in recognition of Tony and Emmy-winning actor and conservation advocate Jane Alexander. The Wildlife Ambassador Award honors individuals who have been effective, credible and consistent voices for wildlife. The news release announcing Ford as this year’s […]

  • Indianapolis teen transported to hospital from downtown bus depot after getting shot

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Detectives are investigating after a 19-year-old was found suffering from a gunshot wound in downtown Indianapolis. Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called to the area of East Street and East Washington Street just after midnight on a report of a person shot. The victim was found nearby at the IndyGo bus depot in the 200 block of East Washington Street. Police say he wasn’t shot at that location – his friends drove him there […]

  • Driver dies in crash on Indy’s southwest side

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A man died on Monday morning after crashing into a tree on the southwest side of Indianapolis. The crash occurred around 12:20 a.m. in the 4400 block of Mann Road near Superior Road. When investigators arrived, they found a car crashed head-on into a tree just off the roadway. A man, identified as 33-year-old Trent Conn, was the only person inside the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene. An obituary confirmed Conn was a teacher at the […]

  • Jennings County law enforcement reports possible tornado

    JENNINGS COUNTY, Ind. — Several Jennings County Sheriff’s Department deputies reported what they believe was a possible tornado Tuesday in the southern Indiana county. About 9:20 p.m., law enforcement officers spotted what they described as cloud tails and rotation in a storm passing over north east Jennings County. Subsequent ground investigation found no evidence that a tornado had touched down. No injuries and no structural damage have been reported. There were many trees downed and localized flooding, according to a Jennings County […]

  • Roadway roundabout traffic accident kills motorcyclist

    INDIANAPOLIS — An early morning traffic accident has claimed the life of a motorcyclist on the city’s far east side, near Lawrence. It happened shortly before 2 a.m. at the traffic roundabout at E. 46th St. and N. German Church Rd. The male driver of a motorcycle was traveling northbound on German Church Rd. when he missed the roundabout curve and traveled through the intersection, according to investigators on the scene. A nearby resident called police after hearing the loud […]

  • Natural gas leak causes issues for crews fighting west side house fire

    INDIANAPOLIS — Wayne Township firefighters had their hands full with a stubborn residence fire late Sunday night. Fire units were called to the 100 block of Greenlee Dr. shortly after 9:30 p.m., where they found flames shooting through the structure’s roof. The homeowner tells CBS4 she and her 13-year-old daughter were watching a movie when they smelled gasoline. They quickly escaped the home and minutes later, it was engulfed in flames. “We’re all okay. That’s the number one thing. We’re all […]