Lake Superior Court Judge Samuel Cappas said that based on the evidence at the bail hearing, Leterr Levert Petty Jr., 19, did not knowingly kill Xavier Curtis, 50, who was stabbed or slashed three times and died when...A Chicago man will be tried separately from a second man charged in the same homicide that occurred last year in Gary.He currently worked security at Munster Community Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hospice of the Calumet Area in his loving memory would be appreciated. Handler (nee Hess) beloved wife of Gerald; loving mother of Robert (Linda) Handler, Susan (Wesley) Nissen, Lisa (Brian) Ackerman and Howard Handler; proud Bubbie of Nathan, Matthew, Andrew, Hallie and Gabrielle; devoted daughter of the late Arthur and Gertrude Hess; dear sister of Robert (Linda) Hess and Stanford Hess; special sister-in-law of Raymond and Arlene Handler; wonderful aunt, great-aunt and friend to many.Upon graduating from Hammond High School in 1959, June studied at Indiana University before beginning a career as a vestibularologist.
As the state's third-largest city and the largest city in Southern Indiana, it is the commercial, medical, and cultural hub of Southwestern Indiana and the Illinois-Indiana-Kentucky tri-state area, home to over 911,000 people.A judge granted a request by defense attorney Angela Jones, who represents Nicholas Pelissier, 19, of Chicago, to allow the two cases to be tried separately. A Gary woman has been charged with attempted murder and other counts after allegedly hitting her former roommate with her car as the woman was walking to church.Trinita Beatrice Williams, 27, was charged in Lake Superior Court in connection with the Aug. A Hammond woman is dead, the victim of a stabbing early Tuesday, authorities said. Steve Kellogg said the woman was found at about 6 a.m.Tuesday inside a home on the 7500 block of Alexander Ave.When police arrived, they found the woman in the kitchen, bleeding and...When her children were older, June went back to school to earn her Masters Degree in Social Work from Loyola University in Chicago.