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IMPD Missing Persons detectives are asking for the public's help in locating a missing man. Sam Somostrada, 31, was last seen Thursday after leaving his job at Angie's List. He is described as an Asian man, 5'6" and 155 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He drives a black,...
(photo courtesy IFD) Indianapolis firefighters battled a fire at a historic abandoned home on the city's west side Friday afternoon. Crews were called to the home in the 2200 block of West 16th Street around 4:45 and found heavy fire and smoke showing from the home. The fire was...
A preliminary report Friday from the Lake County Major Crimes Unit about Tuesday's fatal police-action shooting at Lake Station City Hall shows that the three officers were justified in using deadly force, and that their actions may have prevented other catastrophic events from...
Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard vetoed a City-County Council proposal requiring council approval before discharging firearms inside city parks. The proposal was the result of the city's Parks and Recreation Board allowing deer culls at Eagle Creek Park to deal with the...
Come April, the Indianapolis Museum of Art will begin charging $18 for adult admission and $10 for children ages 6 to 17. Museum Director and CEO Dr. Charles Venable says the museum board of governors unanimously approved the move Thursday. Venable says the action was necessary...
Greenfield Police are looking for a woman posing as a Department of Child Services case worker. A mother told officers the woman identifying herself only by the name "Miranda" came to her door, telling her she was there to take custody of her children. She was unable to show...
Starting Monday, hospitals in Marion County will restrict visitation in an effort to prevent the spread of the flu. The Marion County Health Department announced the restrictions, saying they were prompted by an increase in positive influenza tests and the number of people...
The U.S. Postal Service and Fedex are prepping for the holiday onslaught. Monday is their biggest mailing and shipping day of the year. Fed Ex Spokesperson Paula Bosler says they expect to process a record 22.6 million packages Monday. She cites e-commerce as the reason. Bosler...
Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard (left) and Meridiam Infrastructure's Joe Aiello (WIBC,com photo: Eric Berman) Indianapolis has selected a French, British and American consortium to build the new Marion County Justice Center. The French firm Meridiam Infrastructure will hold a 70...