Local News

Arrest in Michigan City Bank Robbery

(Michigan City, IN) - An arrest was made soon after a bank in Michigan City was robbed Thursday afternoon. Ryan James, 43, of New Buffalo is suspected in the hold-up at First Source Bank at 3905 Franklin Street.


According to Michigan City Police, the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash in a dark-colored vehicle before responding officers arrived.  A short time later, he was arrested at an undisclosed location after a Pokagon Band Tribal Police officer spotted the suspected vehicle in the New Buffalo area.


Additional information was not released because of the ongoing investigation.


Anyone who witnessed the robbery or has information or video footage that might be helpful to the investigation is asked to contact Michigan City Police Detective Lt. Anna Painter at (219) 874-3221 ext. 1077.


Weather Center

High School Scoreboard

Sports Scores