INDIANAPOLIS - An FBI agent with extensive experience investigating terrorism has been named the special agent in charge of the bureau's Indianapolis Division.
FBI Director James Comey named W. Jay Abbott this week to lead the division that oversees operations throughout Indiana.
Abbott most recently served as the acting special agent in charge of the Seattle Division. Before that, he held top positions at Criminal Justice Information Services Division, where he worked to enhance the FBI's ability to collect biometrics globally and share them with U.S. intelligence agencies.
Abbott's career began in 1987 at the Washington Field Office, where he worked a variety of foreign counterintelligence and international terrorism matters.
Teamster, Allegiant air pilots approve contract
After more than three years of bargaining, Allegiant Air pilots, represented by Teamsters Local 1224 ratified their first union contract with…
Jack Rinehart named 'Chief for a Day' by IMPD
On his last day at RTV6, longtime crime reporter Jack Rinehart was named "Chief for a Day" by the Indianapolis Metropolitan…
Eric Holcomb chooses IN auditor as running mate
Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb, the Republican nominee for governor of Indiana, has chosen a running mate for the upcoming election.
Former Park Tudor coach to be sentenced
A former Park Tudor basketball coach who pleaded guilty to coercion and enticement will be sentenced Friday afternoon.
Fire damages three near-east side houses
Three houses were damaged in a fire on Indianapolis' near-east side early Friday morning.