Police Release Photos Of Suspects, Getaway Car After Fires Were Set At Highland, Indiana Meijer As Distraction For ShopliftingPolice in Highland, Indiana on Wednesday released photos of a man and woman being sought after three small fires were set as a distraction for shoplifting at a Meijer store.
Investigation Shows 6-Year-Old Damari Perry Died Of Hypothermia, Body Was Burned After He DiedAn autopsy showed that the body of 6-year-old Damari Perry was naked and partially burned upon being found dumped in Gary, Indiana, and the likely cause of his death was hypothermia.
Police Say Fires Were Set In Highland, Indiana Meijer Store As Distraction By Shoplifters; Similar Incident Happened At Lansing WalmartBurned cotton balls were left behind after police said a shoplifter set them on fire inside a Meijer store in Northwest Indiana this week.
DCFS Had Been In Touch With 6-Year-Old Damari Perry's Family Before He Was Killed; His Mother And Siblings Are Now Charged In His DeathDamari Perry was just 6 years old, and prosecutors said he was punished – forced to take an ice-cold shower by his mother – before his death last week. As CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reported, it turns out that the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services had been in touch with Damari’s family before.
Health Care Workers In Gary, Indiana Describe Experience On Front Lines During COVID-19 SurgeWe've all seen long lines at COVID-19 testing facilities over the last few weeks. On Friday, CBS 2’s Steven Graves talked with workers on the front lines just over the state line in Gary, Indiana.
Dr. Micah Pollak On Challenges With COVID-19, Hospitals In IndianaDr. Micah Pollak, a professor at Indiana University Northwest, has been studying the COVID-19 pandemic in Indiana for the past few years. He joins CBS 2’s Irika Sargent to talk about the challenges involved with hospitals.
Northwest Indiana Family Loses Dogs When Colorado Airbnb Burns Down In Marshall Fire, Wonders If They Could've Been Warned SoonerA Northwest Indiana family was planning to go on a dream vacation to Colorado, but it ended in tragedy.
COVID Cancellations Impact Gary, Indiana Schools And Calumet City HallMayor Thaddeus Jones said Calumet City Hall and non-essential city offices are closed to the public. City Council meetings will also be virtual.
Alarm Sounds In Indiana Amid Spike In COVID-19 Cases And Hospitalizations, Serious ICU Bed ShortageAs CBS 2’s Marissa Parra reported, Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb did not announce any new restrictions, but an extension of the state’s public health emergency – along with a dire plea.
Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb, State Health Officials Address Latest Rise In COVID-19 CasesIndiana Gov. Eric Holcomb along with State Health Officials addressed the latest rise of COVID-19 in the state Wednesday afternoon. The briefing comes after Lake County set a new record in cases.
Crash Involving Bus And South Shore Train Reported In Gary, Indiana; No InjuriesVideo shows a crash involving a bus and a train in Gary, Indiana Monday.
Cattle Hauler Full Of Cows Flips Over On I-80/94 In Northwest Indiana; 16 Cows DeadA cattle hauler overturned late Monday on Interstate 80/94 near Ripley Street in Northwest Indiana, and 16 cows died.
Woman's Body Pulled From Car In Lake In Northwest IndianaIndiana Conservation Officers and local police were investigating Sunday afternoon after a woman’s body was pulled from a car in a lake in Hobart.
Indiana Reports First Case Of Omicron VariantThe Indiana Department of Health (IDOH) announced Sunday that it has detected the first case of the Omicron variant from a resident who was unvaccinated.
Fire Engulfs Gun Safe Building In Dyer, IndianaSo far, no word of anyone being hurt.