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Winter Storm Warning
...winter Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until 11 Pm Edt This Evening... * What...heavy Mixed Precipitation. Total Wet Snow Accumulations Of 3 To 7 Inches With Locally Higher Amounts Are Expected, Especially Near The Interstate 74 Corridor. * Where...portions Of Central, South Central, Southeast And West ...Read More.
Effective: March 24, 2018 at 3:43pmExpires: March 24, 2018 at 11:00pmTarget Area: Bartholomew; Boone; Brown; Decatur; Fountain; Hendricks; Jennings; Johnson; Marion; Montgomery; Morgan; Putnam; Shelby; Warren

***UPDATED*** WANTED FOR ROBBERY – Suspect Identified and Arrested

The suspect in this robbery has been identified as Mike Baker of Indianapolis. Mr. Baker was located by Southport officers this evening and detained without incident.

Southport detectives interviewed Mr. Baker and have charged him with level 5 Felony Robbery.

The Southport Police Department would like to thank all those who submitted tips and information as well as IMPD’s Violent Crimes Unit for their assistance.

Mike Baker

The individual pictured below is wanted in connection with a robbery which occurred at the Speedway Gas Station, 7211 Madison Avenue in Southport.  He is described as a white male in his mid to late 40’s wearing blue jeans, a black hoodie with white lettering, and a black stocking type cap.  The suspect has a gray mustache and a pock-marked complexion. The suspect fled northbound in a dark color older car.  If you have any information, please contact Police Dispatch at 317-327-3811 or the Southport Police Department at 317-787-7595.  You may also submit a tip online at or by email at [email protected].  You may remain anonymous.

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