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Avory Johnson (image courtesy of RTV6) A Marion County jury found Avory Johnson not guilty Wednesday night of killing another man at the Coke Lot during the weekend of last year's Indianapolis 500. Johnson was accused of killing 25-year-old Max Levine on May 24 during the Indy...
A registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday after police say he snuck into Mooresville High School. The school says Kenneth Trisler, 25, and another man were caught slipping in through a door opened by a school sports team Tuesday afternoon. "They were seen by the staff...
The Ten Point Coalition's Rev. Charles Harrison says crime will continue to plague Indianapolis until the community addresses the spiritual nature of crime. Harrison says cities across the nation need to get more churches and communities groups involved in the fight against...
Indiana State Police say they'll turn over the results of their probe of the Hymera Town Board meeting brawl to the Sullivan County Prosecutor by late next week. The brawl broke out when town board members voted to make Daryl McCullough their new town marshal. McCullough...
(L-R) Mayor-elect Joe Hogsett, Indianapolis Fire Chief Ernest Malone and incoming IMPD Chief Troy Riggs at Tuesday's news conference Soon-to-be Chief of Police Troy Riggs knowns his new job won't be easy, but he says he is ready to meet the city's crime problem head on. A day...
The City of Indianapolis is courting Hollywood. Visit Indy, the Indy Chamber and the Central Indiana Community Foundation have launched a new, two-year marketing project called, "Film Indy." The goal is to lure more television and film production to the Circle City. The public-...
What started as a simple meeting to decide on a new town marshal, turned into a violent fight Tuesday night in Hymera, Indiana, just south of Terre Haute. The fight was between a former town marshal and the man voted by the council to replace him. When the council decided to...
Ernest Malone after the 2014 announcement that he would take over as Indianapolis Fire Chief (wibc.com file photo) It seemed like an afterthought, but part of Indy's public safety team will remain the same in the new administration. Almost lost in the news that Indy's former...
One of two Muslims in Congress says there is no place for Donald Trump's rhetoric about Islam, and he says that rhetoric may have led someone to threaten his life. Rep. Andre Carson (D, IN) says someone phoned in the death threat to his office on Monday sometime after Trump call...