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The death of a jail inmate in Johnson County is under investigation. Emergency crews were called to the jail Sunday night after Thomas Wyss, 39 collapsed in a holding cell. Officials said another inmate in the cell hit the panic button for help after Wyss collapsed. Franklin...
Indianapolis police are investigating the discovery of a badly burned body. Detectives say a homeowner was walking his dog and found the woman's body behind his home in the 1100 block of Elder Avenue on Sunday. Police believe that the victim was killed elsewhere and brought to...
Indiana State Excise Police officers arrested 18 people for underage drinking during a tailgate party at Ball State University yesterday (30 Aug 14). State Excise officers made the arrests in the tailgating parking lots near Scheumann Stadium, where the Cardinals beat the...
The Amber Alert for missing six-week-old Delano Wilson, who was reportedly abducted during an alleged robbery Wednesday afternoon, has been canceled. IMPD says the Amber Alert which was issued Wednesday night has resulted in numerous tips, though none of the information received...
The man convicted in a Papa John’s delivery driver’s murder was sentenced to more than 60 years in prison. Shawn Wilson, 27, continued to proclaim his innocence, but family members of victim Daniel Jaffke, 30, said Wilson snuffed out the life of a talented musician, good...
It appears Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has reached a plea deal in his impaired driving case. No details of the deal have been released. Irsay will appear in court for a change of plea hearing on Tuesday, September 2nd. He had been scheduled for trial on October 30th. "I...
State Treasurer Richard Mourdock is just the highest-profile state employee to leave his job before a change in state retirement benefits kicks in. State employees have both a pension and an annuity savings account. When they retire, about half elect to take the annuity as a...
State Treasurer Richard Mourdock has resigned, four-and-a-half months before the end of his term. Mourdock's resignation letter says he's leaving "to pursue other professional interests." But sources say that like thousands of other state employees, Mourdock quit to stay ahead...
Duke Energy wants to upgrade its system and says it needs to raise electricity rates to do so. The state's largest electric utility submitted a plan to the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission for a $1.9 million upgrade to its electric grid. It would require a rate increase, "...