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SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. - A coroner has identified human remains found in Shelby County one month ago as those of a missing Columbus woman. On August 1, 2016, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department was called to the southern part of the county after human remains were found. The...
MADISON COUNTY - The Madison County HAZMAT team and health department condemned a home Wednesday after several adults, and more than a dozen animals, were found living in cat feces up to 3 inches thick in some places. Neighbors called authorities to the home in the southwest...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--A fight may have been what led a murder on the east side of Indianapolis Wednesday afternoon. Just a few minutes later there was a separate shooting that killed a man at an east side gas station . The fight happened on East Market St., which is a short way...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--A baby's mother and her boyfriend were found guilty of killing the child Wednesday in Indianapolis. The couple were arrested one month after the baby died, in 2014. Elijah Polk died of blunt force trauma to the abdomen. Court records say the couple waited...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Indiana University student Jordan Cain was among 70 submissions of this year’s IES Abroad’s annual film competition. The short films are done by students studying abroad in over 20 different countries. Cain found out he won the competition Wednesday for the...
Part of the Monon Trail in Indianapolis. (WIBC.com file photo: RTV6) Four Indiana mayors say the benefits of beefing up bike trails are worth the pushback they say inevitably comes with them. Mayors Dennis Tyler of Muncie, Shawna Girgis of Bedford, Thomas McDermott Jr. of...
Indianapolis has begun installing the first phase of a promised 100 new streetlights. Indianapolis hasn't added to its inventory of 29,000 street lights since 1981, when then-Mayor Bill Hudnut declared a moratorium on new lights to keep the city's electric bills under control...
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. -- A former candidate for Shelbyville Common Council is accused of stealing nearly $150,000 from a church. Michael Richardson, 44, of Shelbyville was arrested Friday after investigators say he took the money while he served as treasurer at the Lewis Creek...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Trying to arrest a woman who was stealing liquor from the Kroger on 86th about 2 this morning is how an IMPD officer got punched in the face. A news release from IMPD says the officer was checking for any criminal activity at the all-night grocery store. The...