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Shoplifting Suspect Fires Shot At IMPD Officer

Posted On February 18, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- A man accused of trying to shoot an IMPD officer is behind bars. Officials say Timothy Schoonover led Hamilton County police on a chase after he was caught shoplifting at the Fishers Walmart. An IMPD officer picked up the chase when it entered Marion County. Officials say Schoonover fired at the officer…

Senate Passes Legislation That Would Remove Ritz

Posted On February 18, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Legislation that could remove State Superintendent Glenda Ritz as chairman of the Indiana State Board of Education is moving forward. The Senate voted yesterday to allow the Board of Education to select its own leader instead of automatically being run by the state schools chief. The measure now heads to the House.…

Arrest Made In Police Car Burglaries

Posted On February 18, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- One person is being questioned in the theft of items from police cars. One car burglarized was also set on fire. Indianapolis Police arrested Christopher Byrne yesterday following a tip provided by Greenwood Police. They say they found a stolen rifle in his apartment, and other items stolen from a police vehicle…

Shooting Leaves Two Dead, One Injured

Posted On February 18, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Two people are dead and one is injured after a shooting on Indy's near east side. Police say two male victims were found dead lying on Harlan Street last night. Another man was found shot in the neck in a convenience store parking lot. He is believed to be in critical but…

Wind Chills Sinks Temps Below Zero

Posted On February 18, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Not much more snow is expected around Indianapolis today, but it's going to be very cold. The high is only expected to reach 13 degrees, with wind chills bringing it down to minus five to minus 15 degrees. Highs tomorrow will only reach the single digits.