INDIANAPOLIS - An Indianapolis man was arrested after he allegedly started a fight on the Monon Trail and threw a gun into the canal.
Shane Schmutte, 30, was trying to fight with people on the trail in Broad Ripple on Tuesday, officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said.
When officers arrived, police said Schmutte tossed a pistol into the water.
The Indianapolis Fire Department dive team was called out and recovered the weapon in addtion to several bags of drugs.
Schmutte faces narcotic and firearm charges.
Watch RTV6 and refresh this page for updates.
300,000 line streets for 500 Festval Parade
The weather, as it turned out, was perfect for a parade.
Suspect in hospital after shootout with deputies
A man with a long rap sheet remains in the hospital after a shootout with deputies in Delaware County.
A look back at 100 years of the Indy 500
We told 100 stories over the course of 100 days, detailing each Indianapolis 500 since the first in 1911.
Everything you need to know for the Indy 500
You're going to the Indy 500 this weekend – and you think you know it all. But just in case … we've got the end-all,…
Senate candidate wants to run for 2 parties
A state Senate candidate wants to challenge an Indiana law that prevents him from appearing on the November ballot as the nominee of two…