The Interim Study Committee on Corrections and Criminal Code will hear from people on the issue and make a recommendation ahead of the 2019 session.
"We do have a way to enhance a sentence for someone who has committed a crime against someone, for whatever bias they hold," one senator said.
Lucy was in a ditch for a week before someone found her.
After a fire ripped through three buildings Tuesday in downtown LaGrange, business owners are trying to figure out what to do next.
Indiana Sen. Greg Taylor, a Democrat from Indianapolis, said he thinks a hate crimes bill could pass next year.
Three people were arrested after police in LaGrange County pulled over a vehicle and found drugs inside.
Gerald Johnson was last seen Wednesday around 8:30 a.m.in LaGrange.
More than 100 Amish residents attended an Oct. 5 county commissioners meeting in a show of opposition to the manure bag requirement.
Three people were arrested early Friday morning after police went to do a welfare check on a juvenile and found methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.