Vic Ryckaert, Indianapolis Star

Vic Ryckaert

Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis, IN, United States

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Recent articles by Vic:

Woman killed, man hurt in west-side shooting

Officers found the man and woman suffering apparent gun shot wounds in the 3000 block of North High School Road about 1:30 a.m., IMPD said. → Read More

IFD battled 3 arson fires on the north side

Firefighters responded to three intentionally set fires within two miles on the north side Wednesday night. → Read More

1 dead, another hurt in east-side shooting

The two men were shot in the 1400 block of Marlowe Avenue about 11:53 p.m. Tuesday, IMPD said. → Read More

Man shot to death at Indianapolis apartment complex on northeast-side

Officers found a man wounded by gunshots shortly before 11:30 p.m. in an apartment complex near North Post Road and East 42nd Street, IMPD said. → Read More

2 men killed in separate shootings, IMPD says

Two men were killed in separate shootings on the east and south sides of Indianapolis Sunday night. → Read More

Indiana Task Force 1 going to Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Sally

The team was scheduled to leave Indiana about 10:30 p.m. Sunday and arrive in Baton Rouge by noon Monday. → Read More

Coroner: UIndy will help identify remains found at White River

"We have a lot of work to do with this case," Marion County Chief Deputy Coroner Alfarena T. McGinty said. → Read More

Lebanon man killed in construction site accident near Avon

The 21-year-old man was in a hole when he was fatally injured in an excavator accident in the 400 block of Foxboro Circle, police said. → Read More

Trial is set for father accused of killing 10-year-old Nakota Kelly

Anthony Dibiah was charged on July 20 with murder in the death of his 10-year-old son, Nakota Kelly. → Read More

SUV strikes, critically injures 10-year-old boy on north east side

Indianapolis police said the child was walking south on Mitthoeffer Road when he stepped into the road in front of the northbound SUV. → Read More

IFD rescues man who fell from 35-foot wall near Indianapolis Zoo

"He told firefighters that he sat on the wall, fell asleep and when he woke up he had fallen off the wall," IFD Battalion Chief Rita Reith said. → Read More

Grand Jury: Lawrence police officer faces 3 felony indictments in alleged shooting

Officer Jonathan Clark was charged in connection with the shooting that critically wounded Derrick Beverly on Feb. 11. → Read More

Pedestrian struck, killed by vehicle on east side

The crash happened about 2:40 a.m. on East 30th Street east of North Post Road, IMPD said. → Read More

Man killed in east-side shooting

Officers were called to the 2900 bock of Priscilla Avenue at shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday on reports of a person shot, IMPD said. → Read More

Records: Woman had a gun but never pointed it at security guard who killed her

Melvin E. Hall shot Nataysia Williams early Friday morning in a parking lot of Towne and Terrace Apartments, prosecutors said. → Read More

Security guard faces murder charge in woman's fatal shooting

Melvin E. Hall was charged with one count of murder, Prosecutor Ryan Mears said. → Read More

Woman killed in shooting on north east side

Officers found the woman suffering apparent gunshot wounds in the 4100 block of Brentwood Drive shortly after midnight, IMPD said. → Read More

A rare weather pattern is bringing California wildfire smoke to Indiana skies

Smoke from the fires has traveled as far as Iowa, where Des Moines residents were treated to hazy sunrise on Tuesday morning. → Read More

Man dies after fire in makeshift tent on the south side

A caller to 911 reported the fire about 11:30 p.m. in a tent in a woods known to be a homeless camp off of Iowa Street near South Keystone Avenue, IFD said. → Read More

U.S. attorney announces federal effort to reduce gun violence in Indianapolis

Law enforcement officials announced Friday a new initiative to curb gun violence in Indianapolis. → Read More