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  • Authorities perform water rescue of five people at Holliday Park

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Authorities in Indianapolis performed a water rescue of five people at Holliday Park on the north side Saturday. At around 2:35 p.m., crews were called to Holliday Park on a report of a kayak that capsized. There are five victims on the White River who were reportedly stranded on an island. All 5 victims have been reported safe. We will update this story as we receive more information.

  • Bloomington Fire Department handles large building fire early Saturday morning

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The Bloomington Fire Department was called to a large building fire early Saturday morning. At around 5:07 a.m., crews were dispatched to Bounds and McPike Flooring in the 2900 block of W. 3rd St. on a report of a fire. Crews reportedly arrived on scene within two minutes. The fire ended up being a three alarm fire with no firefighter injuries. No one is believed to be hurt in the fire. It is still under investigation at […]

  • Sinkhole closes road near Muncie Central High School

    MUNCIE, Ind. – The City of Muncie announced Saturday that there is a sinkhole on McCulloch Blvd. just east of the Walnut and Granville split. According to their Facebook page, the sinkhole is approximately 10 feet deep and 6 feet wide. They are asking people to avoid the area as it is reportedly unstable.  

  • IMPD searching for missing person believed to be suicidal

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – IMPD is searching for 36-year-old James Cushing after he was reported missing Friday night. He reportedly left the area around 6:30 p.m. Friday after giving away some of his personal items. A note was found Saturday morning indicating possible suicidal intent. He is believed to be driving a red 2010 Chrysler Sebring with plate number 573NGK. Cushing is described as 5’5″ and 107 pounds with balding brown hair and blue eyes. He is missing from 11563 Tidewater […]

  • Indy Fuel welcomes ‘office kitten’ who was found in parking lot

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Indy Fuel thought Thursday was just going to be a typical day at the office. Until, a female kitten was found hiding under a car in their parking lot Thursday, according to their Twitter page. The fuel quickly dubbed the feline as “the office kitten.” The kitten quickly made new friends: OFFICE KITTEN UPDATE: One day after she was found hiding under a car in our parking lot, she's getting lots of kisses from her new […]

  • Dirty Jobs’ Mike Rowe visits Crown Point on a whim

    CROWN POINT, Ind. – Longtime host of “Dirty Jobs” Mike Rowe was in Indiana Friday to experience life in the midwest. Rowe traveled to Crown Point in northwest Indiana and had quite the day. According to his Facebook post, he marveled at in Crown Point’s town square, known to locals as “The Square”, he mentioned that it looked like the set of ‘Back to the Future.” He drank beer with locals on patios as the local car show rolled by […]

  • Police determine a driver at-fault in Greenfield church van crash

    GREENFIELD, Ind. – Police in Greenfield confirm that they have determined a driver at-fault for the church van crash that sent 13 people to the hospital, including 11 kids. The truck was driven by Clayton Farrell, 20, of Indianapolis. Greenfield Police Chief Jeff Rasche tells us that they have determined that Farrell, who was driving the utility truck, is at fault. He says the truck did not stop at the red light and hit the church van as a result. […]

  • Man on top of van gets tasered by police in Greenwood, arrested for robbery

    GREENWOOD, Ind. – Authorities in Greenwood have arrested a man for robbery Friday afternoon after he was tasered while on top of a stolen mini-van, police say. Jameson McCarthy was arrested after he allegedly robbed the Greenwood Discount Tobacco store and injured the store clerk. Police say he then stole a customer’s van and injured the driver during the altercation. Police do not have an update on the condition of the clerk or the driver at this time. He then […]

  • Indiana Pacers introduce NBA Draft pick TJ Leaf

    INDIANAPOLIS —  The Indiana Pacers introduced their top draft pick Friday afternoon at Bankers Life Fieldhouse where 20-year old T.J. Leaf, coach Mate McMillan and general manager Kevin Pritchard  met the media after Thursday’s draft. Leaf, a 6-10 inside-outside player who left UCLA after his freshman year has some Indiana in his blood. His father Brad grew up in Indianapolis, played for legendary Jack Keefer at Lawrence North, then suited up at the University of Evansville. “All I’ve heard growing […]

  • Delta flight departing from Indianapolis makes emergency landing in Tennessee

    SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. – According to the FAA, Delta flight 1534 departing from Indianapolis made an emergency landing Friday afternoon in Tennessee. The plane, an MD88 jet, landed safely at Tri-Cities Airport at in Sullivan County at around 5:40 p.m. Friday after the crew reported smelling smoke and declared an emergency. The FAA says that they are investigating. We will update this story as we as receive more information.