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LONG BEACH, Ind. (AP) — A Chicago man has surrendered to northwestern Indiana authorities in connection with the death of a teenager injured in a July Fourth beach fight. The LaPorte County Jail said 19-year-old James Malecek was expected to be...
Ever since the 2008 disappearance of 2-year-old Caylee Marie Anthony, Janice Seals-Mack has eaten up every sound bite she could find on the missing-person-turned-murder case. So when she heard Tuesday that Caylee's mother, Casey Anthony, was found not...
GARY, Ind. (AP) — The body of an Illinois man who disappeared in choppy waters off a Gary beach has been recovered from Lake Michigan. Indiana Conservation Officer Gene Davis says the body of 20-year-old Brett Vanetten of New Lenox, Ill., was found...
A Gary, Ind., 16-year-old boy has been charged in connection with the rape and robbery of a 68-year-old homeless woman earlier this month at the Miller South Shore station, officials said today. Aarion Teri Lee Mosley of the 1100 block of Cass Street has...
Tags: Indiana, Sex Crimes, Gary, Social Issues, Crime, Law and Justice
The body of a 23-year-old Valparaiso University student was found today in Lake Michigan one day after he was last seen swimming in high waves at Porter Beach, Indiana officials said. The body of Rayan Sami A Bochari was found at 4:30 p.m. after U.S....
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — A man exonerated five years ago by DNA evidence in a rape case after serving several years in an Illinois prison has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for a woman's 2008 beating death. The Times of Munster and the Post-...
Tags: Murder, Punishment, Human Body, Prisons, Munster
Tribune reporterFederal authorities today announced corruption charges against Lake County, Ind., sheriff’s officers accused of illegally selling machine guns and a former county official who paid himself $25,000 in allegedly improper bonuses from a fund used to...
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — A judge in northwestern Indiana has turned down a defense request for a second autopsy of a 13-year-old boy whose body was found in a shallow grave. The Lake County judge made the ruling Tuesday during a court hearing for...
Tags: Indiana, Munster, Judges, Crime, Law and Justice, Crimes
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — An attorney for indicted Lake County Coroner Thomas Philpot says his client took $24,700 he is charged with stealing only after a lawyer told him it was legal. Philpot's attorney, Leonard Goodman, told the Post-Tribune of...
Tags: Prosecution, Munster, Lawyers, Justice System
MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Investigators in northwestern Indiana say an 80-year-old teacher was killed in her home and police were searching for her missing car. The Lake County coroner's office says Anna Schulz was pronounced dead Wednesday night...
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