Deputy Carl Koontz was shot and killed while serving a warrant in March 2016.
Several cities around the state have local ordinances tougher than the statewide smoking ban adopted in 2012 that exempts bars and casinos.
Investigation results said Deputy Carl Koontz and Sgt. Jordan Buckley fired 16 rounds in the March 20 shootout inside a Russiaville mobile home
Deputy Carl Koontz's patrol car was left unattended briefly after he was shot in Howard County. Koontz later died from his wounds.
While the number of injuries is minimal, the damage to homes and businesses is extensive.
Pence says he'll remain in the state as long as necessary to ensure people affected by the storms have the support they need.
One tornado touched down in Kokomo just after 4:00 p.m., leveling a Starbucks at Markland Mall.
Howard County Prosecutor Mark McCann says providing clean needles to drug addicts isn’t the right way to address increasing rates of HIV and Hepatitis C.
A sad week across the state as family, friends and Hoosiers remember 27-year-old Howard County Deputy Carl Koontz.
Deputy Koontz's funeral is set for March 29th at Northwest High School in Kokomo where he was a school resource officer.