NW Indiana Police Seek More Possible Victims Of 'Sweetheart Swindler'Lenard Adams claimed to be a neurosurgeon raising money for charity, and called himself variations of the name Sean Christopher West, according to Hobart Police Lt. James Gonzales.
NW Indiana Police Announce Charges Against 'Sweetheart Swindler'Police in Northwest Indiana are releasing more information about a man they call the "Sweetheart Swindler" in hopes other victims come forward.
2 Charged With Concealing Death Of Woman Found Along Kankakee RiverJonathan “Jon Jon” Rodriguez and Esteban “Steve” Rodriguez each face felony charges of concealment of a death and intimidation.
Indiana Man Charged With Stealing Vehicle At Gunpoint In GaryA man has been charged with stealing a car at gunpoint on Saturday in northwest Indiana.
Three Charged In Gary Store RobberyAllan Blackmon and Kahlil Diggs, both 17, and 18-year-old De’Monte’ Coleman were charged with roberry resulting in bodily injury, armed robbery, two counts of criminal confinement, felony intimidation, battery by means of a deadly weapon and misdemeanor battery, according to Gary police.
Former Rutherford Aide's Lawyer Compares Treasurer To Mob BossThe attorney for a former aide to Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford claimed the former candidate for governor acted like a "mob boss," by intimidating employees to work on his campaign, and that of 2012 presidential hopeful Mitt Romney.
Man Arrested After Knocking Wife Unconscious, Fleeing With BabyWhen his wife announced she was leaving him, police say, Philip Hritz took off with their 1-year-old son, and threatened to hurt the baby and himself.
Man Bolts From Courtroom After Arson, Intimidation ConvictionA few minutes after a Lake Superior Court jury had convicted him of arson and intimidation, James E. Gardner III took off running, but was quickly caught.
IG Report: Tollway Supervisor Fired For Third TimeThe inspector general's report also mentioned a Tollway call center employee who was negotiating with callers to take money in exchange for reducing or dismissing toll violations and fines.
Opponent Accuses Cicero President Of IntimidationThings are getting heated in Cicero, where Town President Larry Dominick is being accused of political intimidation.