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Tight-knit Sikh community in shock over FedEx shooting

Apr. 17, 2021 17:59 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Amarjit Sekhon, a 48-year-old mother of two sons, was the breadwinner of her family and one of many members of Indianapolis’ tight-knit Sikh community employed at a FedEx warehouse on the city’s southwest side. Her family is among many in...

New Castle woman, 76, trapped in farm grain bin dies

Apr. 17, 2021 10:46 AM EDT

NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — A 76-year-old eastern Indiana woman has died after being trapped in a grain bin on her farm in Henry County. Barbara Smith and her 81-year-old husband were off-loading corn from the bin about 2 p.m. Friday in New Castle when he was unable to...

FBI says it interviewed FedEx mass shooter last year

Apr. 16, 2021 22:17 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The former employee who shot and killed eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis was interviewed by FBI agents last year, after his mother called police to say that her son might commit “suicide by cop,” the bureau said Friday. Coroners...

FedEx: Indianapolis shooting suspect was a former employee at facility where 8 were killed

Apr. 16, 2021 18:08 PM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — FedEx: Indianapolis shooting suspect was a former employee at facility where 8 were killed.

Furst beats out Kaufman-Renn for Mr. Basketball Award

Apr. 16, 2021 14:56 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Fort Wayne Blackhawk Christian star Caleb Furst excelled in every category last season. On Friday, he received his biggest reward yet. The two-time state champion wrapped up a dominant senior season by adding this year's IndyStar Mr. Basketball award...

Authorities have yet to positively identify Indianapolis shooting suspect; FBI says premature to speculate on motive

Apr. 16, 2021 10:54 AM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities have yet to positively identify Indianapolis shooting suspect; FBI says premature to speculate on motive.

Indianapolis police say 8 people shot and killed at Fedex facility; multiple others have injuries

Apr. 16, 2021 03:08 AM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis police say 8 people shot and killed at Fedex facility; multiple others have injuries.

Reports: Multiple people shot at Fedex facility in Indianapolis

Apr. 16, 2021 00:50 AM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Reports: Multiple people shot at Fedex facility in Indianapolis.

Logistics company plans up to 500 jobs in central Indiana

Apr. 15, 2021 11:58 AM EDT

A logistics company plans to open a distribution center in central Indiana that will employ up to 500 full-time workers. Whitestown officials announced Wednesday night that Style Link Logistics LLC plans to spend $3.5 million to open the center at the 65 Commerce Park...

Jury convicts man of fatally shooting 16-year-old girl

Apr. 14, 2021 17:32 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A jury has convicted a man of murder in the December 2018 slaying of a 16-year-old girl who was fatally shot at an apartment in Marion County, a prosecutor said Wednesday. The jury also found Tighe Bibbs, 21, guilty of carrying a handgun without a...