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INDIANAPOLIS–Four people were shot in Indianapolis in a span of three hours Monday.  IMPD says one person was killed and the rest were injured. In the one where a man was killed, IMPD officer Genae Cook says two men starting arguing while trying to conduct some kind of business deal.  “At that point, there was […]

INDIANAPOLIS — City-county councilors have passed a budget for the next fiscal year. The 2020 budget calls for more funding for public safety, such as grants to help Indianapolis firefighters, police officers, and other community-based crime prevention efforts. The final vote was 22-2 in favor of the budget proposal. “I’m pleased with the outcome of […]

  ROCHESTER, Ind. — Jury selection happening today in the trial of the woman accused of hitting and killing three children at a bus stop in Fulton County almost a year ago. Alyssa Shepherd is charged with reckless homicide, passing a school bus causing injury and criminal recklessness. Last October police say she was driving […]

    INDIANAPOLIS — The man accused of murdering his mother in Speedway was arrested after being shot in downtown Indy Monday evening. Vinson Edge was quickly named as a suspect when police were called to her apartment in Speedway Monday morning. They found Vicki Edge stabbed to death and told you to be on […]

(INDIANAPOLIS) – More than two dozen Indiana cities have sister cities overseas. But economic development specialists say just signing up a partner isn’t enough. Greater Columbus Economic Development Corporation president Jason Hester says it’s like an online dating profile — if the relationship’s going to work, you want someone you have a lot in common […]

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Legal marijuana would create money and jobs, but maybe not as many as you think. Oregon economist Beau Whitney works with New Frontier Data, which focuses on bringing hard numbers to the cannabis debate. He told a Indiana Economic Development Association conference the cannabis industry has created a quarter-million jobs in the 33 […]

RICHMOND, Ind. — The mother of a teenager who killed himself at a Richmond school in 2018 has been charged. Mary York faces charges in Wayne County. On December 13, 2018, 14-year-old Brandon Clegg, brought a gun to Dennis Intermediate School, shot at police, then shot and killed himself. At the time, York was credited […]

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — A former Noblesville school bus aide will spend 10 days in jail for slapping a 10-year-old girl who has brain damage. Francella Van Fossen pleaded guilty to a single charge of misdemeanor battery for the May incident, which was captured by the surveillance camera inside the bus. She initially told investigators that […]

FISHERS, Ind.—The real police don’t take payments in gift cards.  Police in Fishers are reminding people of that because of a scam they say has been happening in Hamilton County.  “They were using a legitimate name for an illegitimate purpose. The scammers were posing as a detective with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office (Detective Mike […]

SPEEDWAY, Ind. — A Speedway man is wanted for his mother’s murder. Speedway Police say 39-year-old Vinson Edge stabbed his 58-year-old mother, Vickie Edge, to death Sunday night and then ran away. Edge is described as black, about six feet tall and 195 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes and may have a beard […]