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RTV6 Contributed to this story. STATE HOUSE --There will be another push for a hate crimes law in Indiana. The Hoosier State is one of five without a state hate crimes law. It was addressed in the legislature last year, but did not pass. Thursday the Central Indiana Alliance...
INDIANAPOLIS – (RTV6) Multiple people were taken to the hospital after a chemical odor was detected inside a school on Indy’s north side Thursday afternoon. Indianapolis Fire Department Public Information Officer Rita Reith said the incident happened at the Indiana School For...
MUNCIE, IN – (RTV6) A teen fatally stabbed a man Wednesday night in Muncie. Muncie police said the incident happened in the 700 block of S. Brotherton Street around 8:40 p.m. Officers said a 16-year-old stabbed his mother’s boyfriend with a pair of scissors. Investigators...
MUNCIE, Ind. --When Muncie police asked Rodre Blackburn if he was dealing heroin, he laughed--but he didn't laugh for long. The Muncie Star-Press says Blackburn--who invited an officer to search him and his car--had a bag containing 163 heroin capsules under his scrotum...
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN -- Purdue University and Infosys have announced a strategic alliance. Purdue and the tech giant based in India have reached a five-year agreement which will involve training for the company's American employees, joint research projects and a physical presence...
YORKTOWN, IN -- A Yorktown woman is facing felony neglect charges after her 1-year-old son suffered an opioid overdose. Police were called to Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie shortly before 11 p.m. Wednesday night after 1-year-old Levi Hoyt was brought in suffering from an...
COLUMBUS, Ind. -- A man from Columbus is in police custody after spending nearly 40 minutes standing on a bridge on the city's west side. The Republic newspaper says police responded to a call about a man standing on a bridge at the I-65/State Road 46 interchange at around 11 a...
BROWNSBURG, Ind. – Two people have been arrested in connection with a double shooting at a Brownsburg distribution center Tuesday evening that left one man dead and seriously injured a woman. The shooting happened in the parking lot at HomeGoods Distribution Center on Northfield...
MADISON COUNTY, Ind. --The drug problem in Madison County is leading to burglaries and other crimes, and the sheriff there says it's the worst he's seen it in his 35-year law enforcement career. And it could be what any county in the state with a bad opioid addiction problem...