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Empty house “Swatted” Monday night in Bloomington

Police responded to a house in the 1400 block of S. Washington after a caller made…

Joke 100-dollar bill used at Kroger gas station in Bloomington

A fake 100-dollar bill was used at Kroger Gas Station Wednesday in Bloomington, according to Bloomington…

Press release: Police investigate/make arrest after man shot outside fast-food restaurant Tuesday

The following press release was sent to The Bloomingtonian Wednesday:  “FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ________________________________________________________________ September 8th,…

Motorcycle stolen while man works at Rally’s

A man reported Tuesday that his motorcycle was stolen while he worked at Rally’s fast-food restaurant,…

Man shot multiple times outside fast-food restaurant Tuesday in Bloomington

Bloomington Police Capt. Ryan Pedigo released the following statement to the media Tuesday evening: “At approximately…

Police investigate after shots fired Friday night

After two gunshots were fired police responded to Crestmont Park last Friday, according to Bloomington Police…

IU Crime Report: Woman reports being sexually assaulted while dancing at frat party

Indiana University sent a crime report Saturday about a woman reporting sexual assault during a fraternity…

Unmasked man kicked out of local bar; Comes back with knife and gets arrested

A knife-wielding man was arrested outside a Bloomington bar early Sunday morning where he tried to…

Switchyard camp residents attempted “citizen’s arrest” of man who drove car through camp in early August; Driver tried to hit campers with stolen vehicle

Two residents of a homeless camp attempted to make a citizen’s arrest of a man for…

Police and Crime Briefs – August 14-15, 2021

Twenty-year-old man dies of apparent overdose hours after moving back home A 20-year-old man was found…