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Mary Austgen. (Credit: Griffith Police Department)

Trial Set In 2013 Murder Of Indiana Businesswoman

Ralph Perez Martinez, 59, has pleaded not guilty to charges of murder, robbery and criminal confinement in the death of Mary Austgen, 76, of St. John, Ind., who was found dead in her 2011 GMC Yukon Denali in the garage of the Majestic Star Casino.

06/19/2014

Majestic Star Casino in Gary, Ind. (Credit: CBS)

Northwest Indiana Casinos Post Lower Revenues Again

The five casinos took in a total of $95.3 million last month, an 8.9 percent drop from the $104.3 million in revenue reported in March 2013, according to the monthly report issued Tuesday by the Indiana Gaming Commission.

04/10/2014

Mary Austgen. (Credit: Griffith Police Department)

Subject In Custody In Kidnapping, Murder Of Woman Found At Gary Casino

A person has been taken into custody for questioning in the kidnapping and murder of an elderly woman who was found shot to death in the parking garage of the Majestic Star Casino in Gary last month.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2013

Photo of the suspect. (Credit: Griffith Police Department)

Photos Released Of Possible Suspect Wanted For Abducting Woman Found Dead At Casino

The Griffith Indiana Police Department has released photos of a possible suspect believed to responsible for abducting 76-year-old Mary C. Austgen from her business on March 28.

04/03/2013

Majestic Star Casino in Gary, Ind. (Credit: CBS)

Woman Shot To Death At Gary Casino Parking Garage

Mary Austgen was found in her car, in a parking garage. Police had no motive, and friends were mystified at the homicide.

03/29/2013

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Bankrupt Indiana Casinos In Hands Of Investment Firm

A Minnesota investment firm has taken over two northwestern Indiana casinos as the casino company continues going through bankruptcy reorganization.

11/11/2011

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Most Northwest Indiana Casinos’ Revenues Down In June

The Northwest Indiana casino market, like that in all the Chicago area, continued to decline last month, with only Ameristar in East Chicago showing some increase in revenues.

07/09/2011