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Fake IRS phone scams target Hoosiers

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There's a growing scam targeting Hoosiers where callers claiming to be from the IRS threaten to send you to jail if you don't pay back taxes.Read more

Body found overnight in Fort Wayne identified as man wanted in Amber Alert investigation

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The man police were looking for in connection with this week's Amber Alert out of Fort Wayne has been identified as the body found Tuesday morning.Read more

Mother speaks after Greenwood Amber Alert

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A girl's disappearance from school sparked an Amber Alert in the Center Grove-Greenwood area Tuesday afternoon.Read more

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Police find car involved in hit-and-run that hospitalized 2-year-old victim

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Detectives on Tuesday tracked down the car they believe was involved in a hit-and-run that sent a 2-year-old to the hospital last Wednesday.Read more

Not all background checks are created equal

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Most volunteer coaches have to pass a criminal background check in order to work with kids, but not all checks are equally comprehensive. Experts say some even have major flaws.Read more

Wife charged with neglect after disabled husband found covered in feces

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A Greenwood woman is facing neglect charges for failing to care for her husband, who is disabled.Read more

96-year-old Frankfort woman found murdered; woman arrested

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A 67-year-old woman has been arrested for the murder of a 96-year-old Frankfort woman.Read more

13 Investigates: Mother arrested in Ft. Wayne Amber Alert case has long criminal history

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There were active warrants for 29-year-old Amber Pasztor's arrest in at least two cases when the Amber Alert case happened.Read more

Teen seriously injured after being shot on porch near Fountain Square

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Police say the 19-year-old was shot several times, while sitting on his porch near Prospect and Dawson Street shortly after midnight.Read more

Police search for 2 suspects after burglary, pursuit ends in crash on city's NE side

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Three suspects who fled after a burglary crashed their vehicle near Millersville Road and Emerson Way Tuesday morning after a short pursuit with police. One suspect surrendered, but police are still searching for the other two.Read more

UPDATE: Police release sketch of suspect wanted in robbery on IU Bloomington campus

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The robbery was reported near Dunn Woods just after midnight.Read more

Death investigation underway after woman found lying near the road on Indy's southside

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The family of a woman killed in a hit-and-run crash late Monday is asking for help to track down the person responsible.Read more