Indiana News

“Is Indy A Ferguson Waiting To Happen?” Forum Held

Posted On October 21, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Law enforcement is opening a dialog with people in Indianapolis about problems in the community. Juvenile Judge Marilyn Moores says they want to make sure the riots in Ferguson, Missouri don't end up happening in Indianapolis.   The forum held Monday night at Martin University was called "Is Indy a Ferguson Waiting…

Report: Alleged IN Serial Killer Is Texas Sex Offender

Posted On October 20, 2014

(Hammond, IN) -- A suspected serial killer charged with murdering at least one woman in northwest Indiana is expected to be in court today. National Correspondent Joe Gomez says Darren Vann is being charged with the murder of Afrikka Hardy, who was found dead Friday.   Vann remains jailed after allegedly telling police where the…

Police Comment On Suspected Serial Killer

Posted On October 20, 2014

(Hammond, IN) -- Police in Indiana have a suspected serial killer in custody. He's identified as a 43-year-old convicted sex offender by the name of Darren Vann.   Hammond Police Chief John Doughty says the remains of seven victims were found over the weekend. All but one those victims was found in Gary, Indiana, while…

Serial Killer Suspected In Indiana

Posted On October 20, 2014

(Gary, IN) -- Authorities in Northwest Indiana appear to have a serial killer on their hands. Seven bodies were discovered in Hammond and Gary over the weekend. The suspect is being identified as a 43-year-old convicted sex offender. He was taken into custody after the first body was found at a motel Friday night. That's…

Sunday Alcohol Sales Could Go In Front Of Lawmakers

Posted On October 20, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- State legislators could take up the issue of Sunday alcohol sales next year. Most retailers currently aren't allowed to sell carry out alcohol on Sundays. House Speaker Brian Bosma tells "Fox 59 News" it's up to a committee to bring it to a vote.