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  • Police action shooting investigation follows suspect death
    Investigation triggered following police shooting of Long
    Indiana State Police Detectives from the Putnamville Post continue to "vigorously" investigate the police action shooting on Feb. 25, involving a veteran officer of the Terre Haute Police Department and now deceased suspect Alexander P....
  • Alexander P. Long, killed in police shooting
    Coroner: Long's manner of death is homicide
    A police chase ended with deadly consequences for one Terre Haute man yesterday.Alexander P. Long, 31, of Terre Haute, was shot by a single bullet to the chest by a Terre Haute police officer yesterday evening after authorities allege he failed to...
  • The attached picture is a 2005 Dodge Avenger 4-door,.It is very similar to the suspect vehicle
    Man speeds away from police
    UPDATE: Suspect has been located in alleged drag racing incident. The investigation is ongoing and additional information will be released as it becomes available, according to ISP.--Indiana State Police are looking for a driver after he fled the...
  • Active shooting training in local school
    Police conduct active shooting training at local school
    Local law enforcement officers conducted various training scenarios today to prepare school personnel to respond in shooting situations in schools.The active school shooter training seminar was held at Northview High School for approximately 400...
  • Teen driver strikes tree before arrest
    Police arrest teen after allegedly driving drunk, crashing into tree
    A teen driver was arrested after Indiana State Police and Vigo County emergency crews responded to a one-vehicle crash in Vigo County early this morning.Dillon M. Owens, 18, of Martinsville, Ind., was booked into the Vigo County Jail. He is...
  • Warsaw, Ind. Chemical Plant Explosion
    Chemical plant blast injures 8, poses environmental concerns
    Indiana Conservation Officers and emergency crews responded to the scene of a chemical plant fire in Warsaw, Ind. today.Several injuries were reported after the fire just before 11 a.m. today. The fire caused an explosion, which ruptured tanks...
  • Heroin arrest today
    Two arrested on heroin-related charges
    Police arrested two suspects on heroin-related charges this morning in Clay County.Tyler Jackson,23, of Terre Haute, is facing preliminary charges of possession of heroin; and possession of paraphernalia. Also arrested, Shauna Sheets,27, of Terre...
  • ISP, US Marshal's arrest two today
    ISP, U.S. Marshal's Service arrest 2 at Terre Haute motel
    The Indiana State Police assisted the U.S. Marshal’s Service in arresting two persons wanted out of the state of Maine and Jasper County, Texas this morning around 11:30 a.m. Both were booked into the Vigo County Jail.According to ISP Sgt...
  • Indiana State Police Trooper on a recent traffic stop along Wabash Avenue and 25th Street in Terre Haute.
    State police arrest several following traffic stops
    Traffic stops around the area have led to several arrests the past couple days, according to Indiana State Police Sgt. Joe Watts.Just after 12:15 a.m. today, Indiana State Police Trooper James Crisp stopped a Silver 2003 Chrysler for a defective...
  • Four hospitalized after I-70 crash
    4 injured in SUV rollover accident this afternoon
    Four people were transported to the hospital for treatment of injuries after the sports utility vehicle they were traveling in rolled over several times in Putnam County.Indiana State Police Sgt. Joe Watts reports that the driver, Thomas Rice, 70,...
  • Clay County man arrested
    Clay County man arrested early this morning following frantic 911 call
    A Clay County man was arrested early this morning following a frantic 911 call by a woman.Indiana State Trooper Kyle Hall preliminarily charged John B. Pittman, 33, of Clay County, with criminal confinement, level 6 Felony; interfering with the...
  • Blizzard Conditions
    Sanity secrets for snow days
    As an adult, would you imagine a wonderful adventure in a world of bitter cold where ice and snow are the norm? Probably not while you are shoveling the drive or scraping ice off your car windshield. With winter’s frigid temperatures and...
  • Traffic stop arrest
    Man facing meth-related charges following traffic stop
    Police seized meth, drug paraphernalia and cash after finding a Sullivan County man in possession this weekend during a routine traffic stop.The passenger, 32-year-old Evan Lyday, of Farmersburg,was booked into the Vigo County Jail Saturday...
  • Noah Gambill, attorney
    Gambill discusses various contracts involved in Powerdyne deal
    Aside from conflicting language and contracts not specifying agreements made regarding them in other contracts signed in the Powerdyne deal, there are several other legal concerns regarding the documents. Attorney Noah Gambill asks that the city...
  • Union Health System press conference on health care reform
    Union Health System experts strive to offer quality care in a new era
    A panel of health care experts touched base on some community-wide questions regarding health care reform and the Affordable Care Actduring a press conference today.Featured speakers offered insight into new developments and challenges stemming...