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"D state dot EDU. News time eight ten Gary woman has filed suit against the porter county sheriff's department. 47-year-old gory of blue says she was locked in the porter county jail for four six days. Because the authorities mistook her for someone else involved in a cocaine deal. The northwest Indiana times says blue was picked up in Hazel crest, Illinois on January twenty ninth in her suit. Blue says she tried repeatedly to convince jail officials. She was being wrongfully held. But no one took her seriously in her complaint. Blue says the whole episode caused her to lose her job her car and to suffer mental and emotional stress. Nick, young NewsRadio on one zero five point nine FM. Copper wire thieves have once again cost northwest, Indiana. Residents of bundle two years ago thieves were targeting highway lights costing northwest Indiana taxpayers a hundred thousand dollars. Now, it's a school gavitt high school in Hammond. Copper wiring was stolen from the football fields light towers, hurting pocketbooks. And now also breaking hearts this week's Friday night. Lights game, which was also alumni night had to be rescheduled to Saturday afternoon Hammond. Police say copper thefts are happening in the night and police are now conducting regular checks for it. Michelle Fiori, News Radio on one zero five point nine FM. New Lennox police, say someone stole three sewer covers earlier this month in the nineteen hundred block of pharaoh drive. Police say other areas, particularly Joliet have experienced a rash of stolen sewer covers in twenty twelve Joliet. Police arrested three men who allegedly stole two hundred sewer grates and tried to sell them off to scrap yards. Police say at that time, the great sway one hundred pounds, and they all took about well. They took individually about ten seconds to remove an investigation continues into the death of a twenty five year old Rockford man who drowned this week after his motorized wheelchair got stuck in standing runoff water. A bystander found angel Torres underwater on his side and strapped into the wheelchair on the cherry valley path under interstate thirty nine police say his death is not considered to be suspicious. WBZ news time eight thirteen up next the five day forecast in the."