7-Month-Old Xeniyah Sanders, Abducted From Merrillville, Found SafeAuthorities have issued a statewide AMBER Alert in Indiana for 7-month-old Xeniyah Sanders, who is missing and believed to be in extreme danger.
Three Teens Under 16 Arrested After Carjacking, Police Pursuit From Chicago To IndianaIllinois State Police arrested three suspected teenage carjackers after a chase that stretched from Chicago to Indiana.
Other Officials Say Merrillville Councilman Apologized At Meeting For Blackface Photos, But No Apology On CameraAn Indiana politician who was caught in blackface in old photos showed his real face in public Wednesday night, for the first time since the scandal broke.
Some Demand That Merrillville, Indiana Councilman Step Down After Blackface Photos SurfaceSome were demanding Monday night that a Merrillville city councilman step down, after photos surfaces showing him in blackface.
Indiana To Move To Phase 4 Of Reopening On Friday: What Will Change?Effective Friday, all of Indiana will advance to Phase 4 in the state’s coronavirus pandemic reopening plan – two days earlier than planned.
Family Mourns Woman Killed In Merrillville, After Her Boyfriend And Suspected Killer Was Shot Dead By Police In Gary StandoffA woman’s family was trying Tuesday to put together how she ended up dead in a Merrillville, Indiana hotel – and how her alleged killer was then gunned down in a violent standoff with police in Gary.
Police: Woman Found Dead In Merillville Hotel Was Strangled; Offender Killed In Standoff Had Violent PastPolice said the woman found dead in a Merrillville hotel was strangled.
Woman Found Dead In Merrillville Hotel, Coroner Calls Her Death HomicideAn unidentified woman was found dead at a Hampton Inn in Merrillville, Indiana Sunday, and authorities said her death was a homicide.
Indiana State Trooper Dragged By Driver Fleeing Traffic Stop; Hobart Police Officer Injured In Struggle With SuspectA trooper was conducting a traffic stop east of Hobart overnight, and after the driver got out of his car, he ran back to his vehicle and sped off, dragging the officer a short distance.
Lake County, Ind. Sheriff's Officer, 3 Others Injured In Crash Involving Squad CarA Lake County, Indiana Sheriff’s officer and two members of a film crew riding with him were injured in a crash Wednesday, along with a second driver.
Streets And Homes Flooded In South Suburbs After Heavy Rain Overnight; 'This Is Just Not What I Need Right Now'Heavy storms moved across parts of the Chicagoland overnight, dropping as much as six inches of rain in some places and leading to flash-flooding in the south suburbs and parts of northwest Indiana.
Clark Gas Station In Merrillville Sold Gas Contaminated With Water After Heavy RainA Merrillville gas station is the latest to have its ground tanks contaminated by rainwater, leading to some really serious problems for drivers at the pump.
Captured On Surveillance Video, Thief Hits Third Dollar Tree Store In Two DaysGary police say the man hit at least three Dollar Tree locations between May 3 and 4 in Northwest Indiana and Chicago's southern suburbs.
NWI Trailer Fire Leaves One DeadThe Hobart Fire Department extinguished the fire and found the remains of one person, who has been identified by the Lake County Coroner's Office.
Man Steals Domino's St. Jude Children's Hospital Donation BoxPolice are looking for a man who stole a donation box for St. Jude Children's hospital at a pizza restaurant in Merillville, Indiana.