CCW Saves Victim from Being Beaten to Death w/ Bat

Fort Wayne Indiana – Fort Wayne Police Department report dispatching officers to the Walmart located on 1710 Apple Glen Blvd. late Saturday morning for a report of a suspicious person. At around 10:30 a.m., callers told 911 dispatch operators a man was circling the Walmart parking lot in a red Chevy Impala while wearing a…

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Defendant Says Shooting Justified in Fight W/ Judges

Indianapolis, Indiana – During a bizarre fight with three court judges, a man said he feared for his life and was forced to use a firearm to defend himself. Brandon Kaiser is in court defending himself against felony charges stemming from an altercation turned brawl outside a White Castle fast food restaurant on 1 May…

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Homeowner Shoots Through Door at Christmas Caroling Criminals

Fort Wayne, Indiana – A homeowner told police he defended his residence from home invaders posing as Christmas carolers last Thursday afternoon. The homeowner said he heard 2 men knocking on the front door of his home while singing Christmas carols. Then armed himself when the men began kicking in the door. The victim fired…

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Father Finds Son Dead After Home Invasion

Indianapolis, Indiana – A father returned to his home late Monday night to find his son dead near the body of another man. According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD), officers were dispatched to the residence at around 11:00 p.m. Monday night. When they arrived, they were told by the father he had returned…

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Two Attackers Shot in Apparent Domestic Violence

Indianapolis, Indiana – According to Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD), officers were called to a report of two men shot at a home on the 5300 block of Straw Hat Dr. late Sunday evening. When police arrived at the home, they found two men lying wounded in the front yard of the home. One man…

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Father Shoots Son Who Threatened Family with Shotgun

A disturbed man who threatened his family for hours with a shotgun was shot by his father on Monday evening of this week. According to Sheriff Scott Mellinger, 25-year-old Hunter Holloway held his family in the home and would not let them leave, using his shotgun as a threat to keep them escaping until around…

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Boy Shoots Father Over Lost Video Games Privileges

An Indiana State Trooper was shot by his 11-year-old son on Feb. 22 with his own .45 caliber duty weapon. The boy’s mother told investigators that she and her husband, Matt Makowski, were asleep when she heard a loud “gong” noise. Then her husband started screaming. After finding her husband bleeding from the wound in…

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Indiana Man Shoots Himself in the Genitals

An Indiana man is in the hospital after he negligently discharged a pistol into his own genitals. 46-year-old Mark Anthony Jones was admitted to the Marion General Hospital Emergency Room where detectives spoke with him about his injuries. According to Jones, he was out walking on a riverside trail at around 6:44 Thursday morning when…

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Does Indiana Accept Online Concealed Carry Classes?

UPDATE: The below article was written prior to Jan 1st, 2021 and at the time it was written one could take an online class and apply for a Virginia non-resident permit. That is NO LONGER TRUE. This article is outdated and the reader should note that Virginia no longer accepts online training. There has been…

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