5 things to know for Friday, Aug. 11

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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - We've made it to the end of the work week! We're ready for the weekend. Here are five things you need to know for today.

1) Lafayette Police are searching for a person of interest in a double homicide that happened last night. Police believe 52-year-old Franco Navarrete may be armed and dangerous. His location is uncertain, but police believe he is driving a white 2007 Nissan Sentra with license plate 173NJO.

2) An aggressive driver got pinned underneath a semi early this morning after trying to pass vehicles in the left shoulder. Witnesses say that driver tried to pass someone on the left shoulder when they hit the median wall. The car then bounced off the wall and crashed underneath the semi. All three passengers suffered minor injuries. The semi driver was not hurt. The first responder on that accident was Indiana State Police Master Trooper Brian Snyder, who recently returned to work after a four-year recovery from an accident on the job.

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3) Vice President Mike Pence and wife, Karen, will be back in the Hoosier state today. Pence will first speak at the Ten Point Coalition luncheon at noon. Then He will then go the Statehouse for the unveiling of his official Governor's portrait at 2 p.m. Be aware that there will be traffic delays around both locations downtown today.

4) The family of a southern Indiana missing teenager is offering $5,000 to bring him home. Jalen Grantz, 17, has been missing from the Youth Opportunity Center in Muncie since Aug. 2. He is believed to be in Indianapolis. There is also a Facebook page, "HOPE for JALEN," to share information about the teen.

5) There's a marginal risk for severe weather today. Chuck says no need to cancel plans, but to keep in mind you may see some rain today. Another nice weekend in the forecast for us, and we should be pretty dry through the next seven days.

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