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.
Will requires living dog be buried with owner
A southeastern Indiana woman’s final wishes included being buried with her beloved dog – but the healthy dog would have to be…
Lauren Hill turns in No. 22 to be honorary coach
Basketball hero won't play anymore as she reaches final stages of brain cancer.
Lauren Hill: Why I decided to be the voice
Basketball hero opens up about living and dying with brain cancer and her fundraising goal.
Suspect dead after hours-long pursuit, standoff
Investigators are trying to find out whether a man involved in an hours-long standoff died from police gunfire or from a self-inflicted wound.
Police searching for missing man w/schizophrenia
Indianapolis police are asking for the public's help finding a missing man who has schizophrenia.
La. man gets 25 years in deadly Indiana shooting
A Louisiana man who pleaded guilty to fatally shooting a southern Indiana man during a scuffle has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.