Crown Point

Michael Hernandez and his wife and daughters. (Family Photo)

Family Of Missing Indiana Man Pleads For FBI To Get Involved In Search

The family of a missing father from Crown Point is asking for the feds to get involved to help find him.

05/13/2015

Michael Hernandez and his wife and daughters. (Family Photo)

Family Searching For Missing Man From Crown Point

Family and friends desperate for answers about a missing father from Crown Point, Indiana, have continued their search, nearly a week after he vanished.

05/07/2015

Michael Hernandez (courtesy: family)

Blackhawks Fan Vanishes After Watching Game Last Week

The search continues for Michael Hernandez, 24, a father of two young girls. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards spoke with his family.

05/04/2015

Surveillance photo of the suspet who robbed a Fifth Third Bank branch Dec. 8 in Cary. (Photo from the FBI)

Man Suspected In Three Bank Robberies Strikes Again

The most recent robbery happened Wednesday at the BMO Harris Bank branch at 10705 Broadway in Crown Point, according to the FBI.

01/08/2015

Chicago police on Thursday released these surveillance images of the Orange Line armed-robbery suspects. (Chicago Police Dept.)

Suspect In Custody For Orange Line Robbery

A suspect in last week’s brazen robbery on an Orange Line train was in custody Friday in northwest Indiana.

07/25/2014

Decarol Deloney-Cain (Credit: Facebook)

Teen Charged In Murder Of Woman Found In Trunk Of Car In Gary

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman who was found stabbed to death inside the trunk of her car in Gary.

07/11/2014

This the scene on the southbound exit ramp at 109th Avenue and Interstate 65 in Crown Point on Friday where a man shot himself after leading police on a chase through Starke, Porter and Lake counties. | Indiana State Police

Police Chase Ends When Murder Suspect Shoots Self In Northwest Indiana

A three-county police chase ended Friday afternoon on an Interstate 65 exit ramp near Crown Point after the driver lost control of his vehicle and then shot himself.

06/07/2014

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Kennel In Crown Point Shut Down As Dog’s Death Investigated

A Crown Point kennel has been shut down by officials in Lake County while the Sheriff’s Department conducts an investigation into the death of a dog that had been boarded there.

04/12/2014

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Woman Killed In Crown Point Crash

A 52-year-old woman was killed early Monday when her car flipped over in a crash in Crown Point, Ind.

03/31/2014

Landon Nikolovski. (Credit: CBS)

Crown Point Baby Fighting For Its Life Against Rare Disease

CROWN POINT, Ind, (CBS) — A Crown Point couple is hoping for a miracle for their little baby. In this original report Pamela Jones looks at his rare disorder and his parents plans, against the […]

02/12/2014

Linda Darlington, pictured in the white sweater, was killed over the weekend after she was struck by another car.

Tragic Accident Claims Life Of Teacher, Good Samaritan

A beloved teacher is being honored on Monday after a tragic accident killed her and the Good Samaritan that stopped to help her.

12/16/2013

Knight dancing at his wedding hours before being killed. (Credit: Angie Lowe, Facebook)

Good Samaritan Killed Hours After Wedding

A Crown Point man has been killed – acting as a good Samaritan – just hours after his own wedding.

12/15/2013

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Cops Seize $700K Of Drugs, Eight Guns In NW Indiana Bust

Authorities in Lake County, Ind., on Tuesday showed off about three quarters of a million dollars worth of drugs seized in undercover operations in the past week, and six handguns and two rifles that allegedly were purchased by a Gary mother for her gang-member sons.

10/15/2013

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Crown Point Teen Dies In Dirt Bike Accident

A Crown Point teen was killed when he went airborne on his dirt bike and landed on a fence post on Saturday night in Leroy.

04/01/2013

This is the suspect seen on video stealing a donation jar from a Crown Point, Ind. shop. The donations were to benefit a young cancer patient. (The Smoke Shop)

VIDEO: Thief Steals Young Cancer Patient’s Donation Jar

The suspect may have gotten away with the cash, but surveillance cameras captured his every move. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.

11/02/2012

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Wife Faces Charges In Decade-Old Murder Case

A 61-year-old interior designer in Northwest Indiana is facing extradition back to Arizona – where she is accused of killing her husband a decade ago.

10/30/2012

Jeanne Rysiewicz (Family Photo)

Crown Point Woman Missing After Family Trip To Texas

An Indiana family was asking for help Tuesday in locating a missing woman, who was last seen at the airport in Dallas last month.

CBS 2–10/09/2012

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Crown Point Man Gets Probation After Shooting Wife In Head

Lake Superior Court Judge Thomas Stefaniak Jr. said he was reluctant to accept a plea agreement calling for probation for a retired firefighter who shot his ex-wife in the head.

05/11/2012

Baby Toy (Photo by Sion Touhig/Getty Images)

Man Admits Violent Attack On 2-Month-Old Daughter

A northwest Indiana man faces a maximum 40-year sentence after he admitted that he killed his 2-month-old daughter because she wouldn’t stop crying when he wanted to smoke synthetic marijuana.

05/05/2012

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Lake County, Ind., Jail Warden Resigns Amid Drunkenness Allegations

The warden at the Lake County Jail in Northwest Indiana has stepped down, amid allegations that he was drunk when he showed up to the scene of a fatal hit-and-run crash that left one of his correctional officers dead.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2012

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