Acting U.S. Attorney named after Hogsett resigns

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — An acting U.S. Attorney has been named, coinciding with the resignation of Joseph Hogsett.

Hogsett’s first assistant, Josh J. Minkler, will take over as acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana.

Joe Vaughn will take over Minkler’s position.

Hogsett resigned and took a position at Bose, McKinney and Evans law firm. Some have speculated that he’ll run for Indianapolis mayor, but he has made no announcement to indicate he will. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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