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12-Year-Old Elkhart, Ind. Girl Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Stepmother

A 12-year-old girl from Elkhart, Indiana is being held in juvenile detention accused of murdering her step-mother, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

07/25/2015

Prison fence

“Elkhart Four” Ask Indiana Supreme Court To Hear Their Case

The Indiana Supreme Court heard arguments Thursday in the case of the so-called “Elkhart Four,” in which three young men were sentenced to long prison terms for murder, in the death of a friend who was shot by a homeowner while they were burglarizing his home.

02/26/2015

A septic company has been dumping raw sewage on this farm in Osceola, Indiana, for nine years -- with state permission. (Credit: WSBT-TV)

Officials Investigate Firm Dumping Human Waste On NW Indiana Farm

Environmental regulators and public health officials have begun investigating a septic company that has dumped raw sewage on a farm in northwest Indiana for nearly a decade.

06/27/2014

Indiana State Police investigate after a gunman shot and killed two women at a grocery store. Officers shot and killed the suspect, after he pointed the gun at responding police.

Prosecutor: Elkhart Cops Were Justified Shooting Gunman In Supermarket Slayings

Shawn Walter Bair, 22, walked into Martin’s Super Market on Jan. 15, and shot and killed 20-year-old Krystle Dikes, a store employee; and 44-year-old Rachelle Godfread, a customer at the store.

03/27/2014

Shawn Walter Bair (Credit Indiana State Police)

Police Kill Gunman Who Shoots 2 Women At Indiana Grocery

Indiana State Police responded to a shooting at Martin’s Super Market in Elkhart around 10 p.m. Wednesday, after a 22-year-old man walked into the grocery store, armed with a semiautomatic handgun, and opened fire.

01/16/2014

Debbie Passerallo, the mother of U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Jesse Lee Williams. (Credit: CBS)

Soldier From Elkhart, Ind. Killed In Helicopter Crash In Afghanistan

An Elkhart Indiana soldier has been identified as one of six GI’s killed in a single incident in Afghanistan Tuesday. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.

12/18/2013

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Former Indiana State Police Commander Admits To Stealing $91K

A former Indiana State Police commander is likely to find out in a couple of months what it’s like to be on the other side of a prison cell.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011