Sunday, July 06, 2008
Murders Heat Up In Indy
There have been nine homicides in Indianapolis during the past 11 days. That's a substantial uptick in the City's homicide rate for the year. According to Bart Lies, the City has recorded 60 homicides for the year, or about 1 every 3 days. At that rate, the City will reach 116 homicides by year's end, which is well below the record number of 162 reached in 1998 and the 153 recorded in 2006.