INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - A grand jury has indicted an IMPD officer accused of driving drunk, wrecking his patrol car, and leaving the scene.
Officer Matthew Elam faces several charges including official misconduct, failure to stop after an accident resulting in property damage, and false reporting.
24-Hour News 8 reported back in August Officer Elam went to extraordinary measures to cover up the accident, including trying to get the car fixed at a private auto body shop.
The chief of police has since recommended he be terminated.
He's also been suspended without pay.
College football fans will flock to Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday for the Big Ten Football Championship Game.
Saturday morning, Wishard Memorial Hospital closed its doors.
Snow that moved through Central Indiana this week has wrapped up, leaving some areas with more than 10 inches of snow.