Indiana News

Suspected Serial Killer Silent In Court

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Lake County, IN) -- Police are hoping to get more details about the women convicted sex offender Darren Vann allegedly killed in Gary, Indiana. Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson says Vann has confessed to killing six women.   Vann is charged in the murders of two women and police suspect him in the deaths of at least…

Second Murder Charge Filed Against Darren Vann

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Lake County, IN) -- Suspected serial killer Darren Vann is facing charges in a second murder in Indiana. He was charged Wednesday in the death of Anith Jones after her body was found Saturday in Gary. Vann was charged with murder and other related charges in Jones' death. Vann has allegedly admitted to killing at…

Indiana Officials Seeking Help In ID’ing Bodies

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Lake County, IN) -- Officials in Lake County, Indiana are hoping the public can help them identify three women believed to have been murdered by suspected serial killer Darren Vann.   Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey says a gag order prevents her to give out details about the investigation from being released, but some victims…

Suspected Serial Killer To Appear Before Judge

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Lake County, IN) -- Convicted sex offender Darren Vann is due in court today in Lake County, Indiana in connection with the murder of a sex worker. Vann is charged with the strangulation death of 19-year-old Afrikka Hardy and police suspect him in the deaths of at least six other women. Authorities are still trying…

Top Officer Of Indiana National Guard Is Retiring

Posted On October 22, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- After more than four decades, the top officer for the Indiana National Guard is passing the "colors of leadership" to the next generation. Adjutant General R. Martin Umbarger says he'll retire next May. Umbarger was appointed adjutant general in 2004.