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A federal judge sentenced a former postal employee to over five years in prison for possessing and receiving child pornography. The U.S. Attorney's Office says Floyd Thompson, 60, of Evansville will spend 63 months behind bars. Thompson is the former postmaster at the Elberfield...
A Fort Wayne man has been ordered to spend three years in prison for moving a body from a crime scene. Victor Gonzalez, 32, pleaded guilty to helping his brother move the body of Erin Justin, 36, from a home in Fort Wayne and then disposing of the body in Noble County's Bartley...
The suspect in a fatal shooting at a west side gas station last year has pleaded guilty to murder and robbery charges. The Marion County Prosecutor's Office says Shayne Thompson pleaded guilty in the shooting at the BP gas station at West 38th Street and North High School Road...
Indianapolis Public Safety Directory Troy Riggs is speaking out about the situation in Ferguson, Missouri. That's where the city is reeling following the police shooting of young Michael Brown. Riggs says cities across America can learn that police force should be the last case...
Indianapolis Power and Light will ask the state to allow it to eventually stop burning coal at its Harding Street Power Plant. IPL already had approval to convert two of it's seven power generation units at Harding Street from coal to natural gas. Now, it is seeking approval to...
The Indiana Attorney General's office says there's been a surge in reported telephone scams. That's why they're urging Hoosiers to sign up for the state's Do Not Call list. The deadline to do so is this Tuesday. Deputy Director of Consumer Protection Terry Tolliver cites a rise...
50 pre-teen chess players to the GenCon gaming convention in Indy will get the chance to go head-to-head Sunday with a national champion -- at the same time. Grandmaster and two-time women's champion Jennifer Shahade will play 50 simultaneous games as part of a promotion for...
(WIBC.com photo: Alex Brown) Dozens of people gathered Thursday night on Monument Circle for a vigil and a national moment of silence to protest against police brutality. It was one of many across the nation as people protested following the events in Ferguson, Missouri where an...
Marion County prosecutors will seek a sentence of life without parole for the suspect in the fatal shooting of a convenience store clerk. Desi Thomas Jr. is facing two counts each of murder and robbery in the June 4 shooting death of Harry Briggs, a clerk at Joe's Junction...