This Creepy Insane Asylum in Indiana Is Still Standing… And Still Disturbing

Central State Hospital, formally known as the Central Indiana Hospital for the Insane was a psychiatric treatment facility located in Indianapolis. Rumor has it this old insane asylum is very much haunted. What do you think?

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