Several recent armed robberies had been reported near 35th and Buchanan in Gary, Ind., in which two suspects robbed people trying to buy iPhones after connecting through an app called “OfferUp,” Gary police said in a statement.
A father and son died early Thursday in a house fire in Gary, police said.
Police are looking for a person of interest in connection with the disappearance of a Gary woman and her 2-year-old nephew.
Bryant Wardell faces five charges including reckless homicide and causing death while operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, according to Gary police Lt. Dawn Westerfield. The warrant was issued Wednesday afternoon.
Shelton Curtis, 22, faces two counts of murder in the Aug. 6 shooting deaths of James Powell and Raymond Washington-Whitehead, authorities said. An accomplice of Curtis’, 22-year-old Kevin Blackmon, is also in custody and faces at least one charge of assisting a criminal.
Officers were called to the 2000 block of Carolina Street about 12:40 a.m. for reports of a person down, according to a statement from Gary police.
About 9 p.m., a male with a gunshot wound was driven to Methodist Hospital Northlake and told investigators the shooting happened in the area of the 4500 to 4700 blocks of Harrison Street, according to a statement from Gary police.
Shelton Curtis, 22, is charged with murder in the shooting death of two teens last week.
The family of a missing Gary, Indiana, woman was hoping a GoFundMe campaign would help them bring her home.
Two men were found fatally shot in Gary Thursday in a likely double homicide.
There were two fatal shootings Monday night within minutes of each other; a 15-year-old girl was slain Sunday night; and a 22-year-old man was killed early Sunday morning.
Alec McCloud, 44, was found with multiple gunshot wounds in his vehicle a few minutes before 8 p.m. at 5th Avenue and Roosevelt Street in Gary, Ind., according to Gary police and the Lake County coroner’s office.
Gary police are questioning one person after a shooting that stemmed from a fight left one man dead and another injured early Sunday.
A man was shot to death in northwest Indiana Thursday night.
Gary police say charges will be considered today against two men arrested a couple of days ago for deliberately starting fires in vacant buildings.
The search for a mentally challenged Gary woman and her toddler nephew is entering a sixth day.
Court records for the driver of the ill-fated Gary church bus reveal a long and shocking disregard for basic driving regulations that stretches back almost two decades.
A six-year-old boy died and 10 other people were hurt Tuesday when a bus from a Gary church en route to a national youth convention in Dayton, Ohio., hit a tree, flipped over and caught fire.
On a hot summer day like today one might want to cool off in Lake Michigan, with the assurance that lifeguards have your back.
Police and family members are searching for a 21-year-old woman and her young nephew who disappeared in Gary on Saturday.