Currently, Roy Lee Ward is incarcerated in Warrick County, Indiana, on murder charges. Law enforcement authorities believe that he may have attempted or committed homicides and sexual assaults in other states.
Crimes : On July 11, 2001, a Dale, Indiana, Police Department officer responded to an emergency call from a 14-year-old girl reporting an assault on her sister. Upon arriving at the girl’s residence, the officer observed a black 1989 Pontiac Bonneville, with Indiana license plates registered to Ward’s father, parked in the driveway. As the officer gained entry through an unlocked front door, he saw a young white male, later identified as Ward, standing just inside.