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(photo courtesy RTV6) An inmate was found dead inside the Marion County Jail. Marshal Carman, 29, was discovered in his cell sometime on Wednesday, according to spokeswoman Katie Carlson with the Marion County Sheriff's Office. Carlson did not say what time Carman was found, and...
Indiana is one of 39 states that are running out of available telephone numbers. The rise in population and huge number of mobile devices mean at least two new area codes are in the works for central and southern Indiana regions covered by 317 and 812. Indiana Office of Utility...
A state agency touts it as new money to help victims of domestic violence. But one advocate says funds released this week should have been given to domestic violence shelters all along. The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute announced Monday night that more than $740,000 would...
Indiana's highway commissioner is warning the state needs to make plans to repair hundreds of bridges over the next decade. About half Indiana's 5,400 bridges are more than 50 years old -- they were built when construction of the interstate highway system kicked into high gear...
For more than 100 property owners on the city's northwest side, Tuesday was a day of confusion after homeowners found water-shutoff notices on their doors. Some homeowners who say they've never missed a payment are blaming their homeowner's association for the headache. In the...
(Left to Right) Darion Harris, Darryl Worthen, DeJuan Worthen (file photos) Jennings County authorities held a press conference Tuesday afternoon to discuss the investigation of the murder of 61-year-old Scott Maxie. Maxie was found shot dead in his Hayden gun shop on Sunday...
A three-year old girl drowned after she fell off a motorized toy into a pond in Allen County. Just after 3 p.m. Tuesday, authorities were called to perform a water rescue at a farm near about 15 miles southwest of Fort Wayne. That's where a four-year old boy and a three-year old...
An Indiana infectious disease expert says a worldwide "call to action" has the potential to stop the spreading Ebola virus. Dr. Christopher Belcher is medical director of infectious diseases at Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St. Vincent. Belcher says it's possible to get...
(photo courtesy IFD) One person is dead after a crash Tuesday afternoon on the city's southeast side. IFD says crews were called around 12:30 to the 900 block of South Emerson Avenue where they found an SUV which crashed into a railroad bridge support and caught fire. One person...