UPDATE: 8 indicted on fraud charges from Joplin tornado

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 | 7:00 p.m. CDT; updated 7:07 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, May 16, 2012

SPRINGFIELD — Eight people have been indicted on federal fraud charges over alleged false requests for aid following the deadly May 2011 tornado, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Springfield announced Wednesday.