Bomb Threat Closes Several Northwest Indiana Schools; Juvenile In CustodyPolice in Schererville have one person in custody in connection to bomb threats that prompted the closure of at least nine schools in northwest Indiana, threats police said appear to have been false.
Man Robs Schererville Bank At GunpointThe suspect robbed the Chase Bank branch at 1801 Kennedy Ave. in Schererville, Indiana, at 1:16 p.m., according to the FBI.
Man Turns In Brother For Armed Robbery Of Schererville BankKyle E. Holmes, 25, faces felony counts of armed robbery, attempted armed robbery, and intimidation for the hold-up at the Chase Bank and First Financial Bank in the 400 block of U.S. 30 in Schererville on Jan. 15, according to a statement from Schererville police.
Police: Missing 14-Year-Old NW Indiana Girl Could Be In LansingPolice are searching for a 14-year-old girl who has been missing from her northwest Indiana home for a week and who they think might be in south suburban Lansing.
Police: Suspect At Large After Killing Ex-Wife At Northwest Indiana ShopSaturday night, police were searching for Richard James Kalecki Jr., 49 and distributed his photograph to the media.
Man, 69, Killed In Schererville CrashLarry Welsch, of Hobart, suffered blunt force trauma in a crash at 36 E. U.S. Highway 30, according to the Lake County coroner’s office.
Three Charged With Stealing Tools From Vehicles Parked At Home Improvement StoresThe thefts began in April. On at least three occasions, men dressed in yellow safety vests to blend in with legitimate construction workers, watched as they went inside, and then broke into unattended vehicles to steal the workers’ tools.
Indiana School Blames 120 Student Absences On Norovirus OutbreakFor the second day in a row, more than a quarter of the children at an elementary school in northwest Indiana were not in school, as a highly contagious viral infection spread through the student body.
Shopper Charged With Child Neglect After Baby Left In Hot CarA mother has been charged with child neglect after telling police she forgot that her baby was in her van when she left her inside to shop, police said.
Storms Roll Through Chicago Area Knocking Down Trees, Starting FireFast and furious. That's how people described the storm that ripped through the area - taking down trees and sparking a fire in Schererville, Indiana.
66-Year-Old Businessman Arrested For Robbing BanksA 66-year-old man from Indiana has been arrested, accused of robbing two suburban banks after his used car dealership went out of business.
Report: Girl Walked Right Out Of School After Repeated BullyingSchool administrators in Schererville, Ind., are investigating how a 5th grade student was able to walk out of school in the middle of the day, undetected, out of fear over bullying by other students.

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