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Conviction Upheld

TERRE HAUTE Ind. – A Terre Haute man convicted of murder and sentenced to 90 years in prison will stay in jail. The Court of Appeals decided to uphold the conviction and sentence Friday. Phillip Evans was

Nearly 2,000 lbs Of Unwanted Medications Turned In

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana State Police collected more than 1,700 pounds of unwanted medications through the federal Drug Enforcement Administration’s annual drug take-back initiative. This is the 15th year for the program. State police set up collection

Saturday Night Fire In West Terre Haute

WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Sugar Creek Firefighters were called out Saturday evening around 10 p.m. to a home on Poplar Street in West Terre Haute. Officials say that the home was unoccupied and it has caught

Funeral Arrangements For Officer Pitts Announced

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – The Terre Haute Police Department have announced funeral arraignments for Officer Rob Pitts. Officer Pitts’ Visitation will be Tuesday, May 8th, 2018. Family and friends viewing will be 11a-2p and the public viewing

Terre Haute Police Officer Killed Friday Identified

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Terre Haute Police have identified the officer killed Friday evening in a shootout with a homicide suspect in the Garden Quarter apartment complex in southern Vigo County. THPD issued the following statement:  “We