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  • Authorities make second arrest in connection with death of 18-month-old boy

    MADISON COUNTY, Ind. – Authorities have made another arrest related to the death of 18-month-old Harlan Haines. 26-year-old Dylan Tate faces neglect of a dependent causing death after police believe he was driving a vehicle that crashed into a utility pole on Feb. 23. They believe Haines was in the car and reportedly died from injuries sustained from the crash. On Wednesday, police arrested Haines’ mother, Jennifer Harris, on the same charge. Anderson police began their investigation on Feb. 23. […]

  • Two Indiana fugitives arrested in Florida after being on run since 2003

    POLK COUNTY, Fl. – An Indiana couple accused of taking off following a 2003 arraignment for gun and drug charges have been arrested in Florida, 15 years later. 52-year-old Derrick Holman and 48-year-old Michele Cox, originally of Putnam County, were arrested Wednesday in Polk County, Florida after police said they assumed new identities while on the run. Police said they obtained  Tennessee driver licenses under the names of Eric Brewer and Mechele Green, using their personal information. “Eric Brewer actually lives […]

  • IMPD investigating triple shooting on west side, man in critical condition

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – IMPD officers are at the scene of a triple shooting Thursday night on the west side. Just before 10 p.m., IMPD was called to the 1200 block of Manhattan Ave. on the report of a disturbance. They arrived to find three individuals shot, two males and one female. One of the males, in his 40’s has been taken to Eskenazi in critical condition. The female victim was hospitalized in stable condition and the other male is reportedly […]

  • Police investigate assault at Hamilton Southeastern sporting event, one student taken to hospital

    FISHERS, Ind.- There are now more details about an assault investigation happening at Hamilton Southeastern High School involving two students, one of whom ended up in the hospital. Fishers Police are investigating the assault which happened Thursday afternoon on the high school grounds. Police say the incident happened during a track event. According to police, one student involved was taken to the hospital by a family member, while the other student was taken in for questioning by police. “HSE has […]

  • Josie Sweigart is inspiring acts of kindness for everyone

    Sometimes the biggest heroes come in the tiniest packages. Baby Josephine Sweigart is one of those special gifts.  She was born early at 28 weeks because of complications. She fought hard and lived longer than some doctors expected before an infection become just too much. Josie’s dad told us about the hope every parent has for a child. “When you have a child you hope your child will be a good person and do good deeds for other people. We […]

  • Colts finalize 2018 preseason schedule

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The first time new head coach Frank Reich will be on the sidelines will take place in Seattle, during the Colts’ preseason opener. The team announced Thursday evening their finalized 2018 preseason schedule with dates and times. The first game at Lucas Oil Stadium will be under the lights on Monday Night Football against Baltimore. Check out the entire preseason schedule below: Thursday, Aug. 9 – at Seattle  (FOX59) 10:00 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20 – Baltimore (ESPN) […]

  • DePauw implementing dedicated spaces, anti-bias training following racist threats

    GREENCASTLE, Ind. – DePauw University has issued a response to student protests earlier this week amid reports of racist threats found on campus. Threats found in a restroom and in a park near campus. ; There was also a report of a student “engaging in offensive behavior at the Duck.” The university’s response comes after students protested during a Jenna Fischer speaking event. Videos from inside the auditorium showed students interrupting Fischer, saying “stop excusing problematic behavior” and “don’t give them […]

  • Police locate missing 84-year-old man last seen in Indianapolis

    Update: Marcus Newell was located alive and well. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Clinton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the disappearance of an 84-year-old man last seen Thursday at a car dealership in Indianapolis. Marcus Newell was last seen at noon at the Tom Wood Jaguar dealership located on 96th St near Castleton. He is 5’9″, 215 lbs, balding on top with gray hair on the sides and has blue eyes. Newell also has a mustache. Police say he left his Michigantown […]

  • Republican U.S. Senate candidate Luke Messer under fire because of 2 DUI’s on record

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A Republican candidate for U.S. Senate is under scrutiny because of two DUI’s on his record. Luke Messer got his start in state politics in 2003 when he was chosen to replace State Rep. Roland Stine in after Stine was killed by a drunk driver. But according to our news gathering partners at The Indy Star, Messer did not disclose the DUI’s on his record to all of the party leaders who chose him for that seat. […]

  • Pacers unable to finish game 2 comeback, Cavs win 100-97 to tie series

    CLEVELAND, Ohio. – It will be all tied up at Bankers Life Fieldhouse Friday night, thanks to an amazing game 2 performance from LeBron James. He had 46 of Cleveland’s 100 points to lead the Cavs past Indiana, 100-97. The game was a rollercoaster from start to finish. After not taking the first 11 shots in game one, it was clear LeBron wanted the ball from the get go tonight, helping the Cavs charge out to a 19-3 lead in […]