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Worker sentenced for robbery

GARY — A Postal Service employee convicted of plotting an armed robbery at a Gary post office has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison.

Tanisha Banks of Merrillville appeared in federal court Tuesday, one of three people convicted in the 2017 robbery. The government says the 39-year-old Banks provided logistics for the robbery while her boyfriend arranged transportation for the gunman.

Woman's death called a homicide

INDIANAPOLIS — Police in Indianapolis say the death of a woman at a Catholic church building has been ruled a homicide.

The body of a woman was discovered Sunday morning on a couch at an education building at St. Patrick Catholic Church. The woman has been identified as Julie Morey.

A cause of death hasn't been released.

- Associated Press

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