Video Surveillance Obtained in Mysterious 911 Call in LaPorte County


The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department says they have found further evidence in the case of a mysterious phone call received on Friday.

That phone call was thought to be a woman claiming she needed help at a LaPorte County Harley-Davidson store. Investigators believe they heard a male voice in the background in what they called a “disturbance” at the time.

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IRS Scam Targets LaPorte Man


A LaPorte man is being described as the victim of an Internal Revenue Service scam according to police.

The 53-year-old says he received a phone call from a man claiming to be an IRS agent, and that he needed to pay nearly $1-thousand or be subject to arrest. Following the suspect’s advice, the victim sent pre-paid credit cards through Western Union.
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