While police were en route to the double shooting on Monroe Avenue in Hammond, a report of another gunshot victim was reported. This one in the 900 block of Highland Street. It is unclear whether the incidents are related. This is a breaking story, there is no information as to the condition of the victims or the suspects at this point. Please Like us on Facebook for more breaking stories.
Police are on the scene in the 6400 Block of Monroe where a man and a woman were shot while attending a party. Details as to the condition of the victims is not available at this time. Police are searching for the suspects. This is a breaking story. Please Like us on Facebook for updates.
HAMMOND, IN—The United States Attorney’s Office announced the following activity in federal court: Indictments: Jeremiah Ellis, 28, and Ashley Patterson, 24, both of East Chicago, Indiana, were charged with the bank robbery of the First Merchants Bank in East Chicago and with the use of a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Chicago Police Department. This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jennifer Chang-Adiga. DeCarlos Frazier, 30, of Chicago, Illinois, …continue reading