A Gary, Indiana, police officer was killed in the line of duty early Sunday morning, just hours after an Indianapolis officer was shot and killed .
Officer Jeffery Westerfield, 47, was shot and killed in the 2600 block of Van Buren Street.
Several tornado warnings were issued for Marion County Wednesday and at least one confirmed tornado was spotted on Indianapolis' northeast side.
Thousands of people in Central Indiana are without power due to a series of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon.
Damage was reported to homes and businesses in Kokomo after a tornado Wednesday.
Several tornadoes touched down in Howard County Wednesday leaving multiple homes damaged and businesses damaged or destroyed.
Several tornado warnings are active right now in Central Indiana.