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News Minute: Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. EDT

LEBANON, Ind. (AP) - A prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty against the man charged with fatally shooting a central Indiana sheriff's deputy during a foot chase last month. Boone County Prosecutor Todd Meyer announced his decision Tuesday, saying 21-year-old Anthony Baumgardt of Lebanon should "face the ultimate consequence." Baumgardt faces murder and other charges for the March 2 death of Deputy Jacob Pickett.

KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) - A private developer is planning to build a student-only housing complex near Indiana University's Kokomo campus. The developer says the complex will have space for 125 students and is expected to open during the summer of 2019. Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight says the new complex will enhance the appeal and growth of the IU campus.

HANOVER, Ind. (AP) - Whoever bought a Hoosier Lotto ticket worth $1.5 million in southern Indiana last fall has until Thursday evening to claim their winnings. The winning ticket for the Oct. 28, 2017, Hoosier Lotto drawing was sold at a Circle K convenience store in the Ohio River town of Hanover. The person who bought that winning ticket has until 5 p.m. EDT Thursday to claim their winnings. The winning numbers for that drawing are: 5-8-28-33-38-40.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) - Workers at an Indiana zoo needed a couple of hours to corral a young giraffe that escaped from her enclosure. The 7-month-old female got loose Monday from the African Journey exhibit at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo. Zoo spokeswoman Bonnie Kemp says the giraffe, Thabisa, never left the property. It wasn't immediately clear the giraffe got out.

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