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Study Committee Makes No Recommendation On Hate Crimes Law

INDIANAPOLIS  — A legislative study committee failed to forward a recommendation regarding whether Indiana should create a hate crimes law.   Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb has previously supported such a law.    The Study Committee on Corrections

Friday Morning Fire Called Suspicious

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – A Friday morning fire in Terre Haute is being called suspicious. Firefighters were called out to 1424 South 9th Street just after 8:00 a.m. No one was home at the time and no

Pedestrian Killed In Early Morning Accident

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Around 4:10 a.m. this morning the Vigo County Sheriff’s Office and other emergency services were called to US 150 in Shirkieville, which located in Northwestern Vigo County, on the report of a car/pedestrian

UPDATE: Missing Child And Mother Found Safe

*******UPDATE******** Mother and child have been located and are fine. An officer has physically seen and spoken with them. _________________________________________________ PREVIOUS STORY: A Statewide Silver Alert has been declared. The Vermillion County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the

Victim Identified In Sullivan Police Shooting

SULLIVAN, Ind — Thursday afternoon an autopsy was conducted on the woman involved in a standoff with police on Wednesday the Days Inn Motel on SR 154 in Sullivan. Police say that 49-year-old Leslie Shayne Miller of

New Trial Date For Accused Killer

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – A Vigo County Judge has changed the trial date for a Terre Haute man charged with the murder of a Terre Haute woman. Kenny Pitts, Jr.’s trial was to start on December 10th

Vermillion County Police Bust Teen Alcohol Party

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind – Last Saturday (10-6-18) around 1:00 A.M. Vermillion County Police r conducted a traffic stop on two suspicious vehicles at the intersection of Lake Rd and S. Bud Dr. just south of St. Bernice.