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Police searching for suspect after 85-year-old Anderson woman robbed
File photoANDERSON, Ind.– Police in Madison County are investigating after an elderly woman was robbed inside her home Monday.Officers were called to the 2000 block of Alexandria Pike on the northeast side of Anderson at 11:25 a.m. At some point between 10:45 – 11 a.m., the suspect allegedly pushed
Arrest Log: June 18
Arrest logArrests made by Madison County law enforcement from Saturday and Sunday, based on Madison County Jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers, but are not final until the Madison County prosecutor reviews the case and files official charges.• Edgewood police arrested Kyle Pa
Witnesses have yet to come forward in arson, shooting of NBA star's brother
Early Sunday morning, the day after the shooting, investigators saysomeone set fire to the restaurant bar.
Anderson, former mayor to pay $30k in ballot lawsuit
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — The city of Anderson and its former mayor will pay $30,000 to a former city worker who filed a lawsuit alleging she was arrested for trying to deliver her mother's absentee ballot.
5 kids left in hot car on Indy's east side
INDIANAPOLIS -- Five children, all under the age of 10, were left inside a hot car Saturday afternoon on Indianapolis' east side.
Police: Muncie man abducted, tried to drown and electrocute woman
MUNCIE, Ind. – Police say a Muncie man abducted his former girlfriend, tried to drown her in White River, and later placed her in a bathtub and attempted to electrocute her by throwing a plugged-in bathroom appliance into the water.
Indiana group to preserve, relocate WWI memorial in Anderson
“We talked to John Dick at Maplewood Cemetery and he just really became a partner in that,” Calvert said. “He went to his board, and the board agreed to pay for the base. We’ll set it in the veterans section there, so he’s donating the space as well. That pretty much made our decision, that it would
Sheriff: Jail TVs to air positive programs
Sheriff Scott Mellinger is launching a new program that lets staff choose the programming about half the time. Instead of cable, the TVs will air programs aimed at getting inmates to turn their lives around, according to Mellinger.
One suspect may be linked to five bank robberies in central Indiana since June 11, according to FBI
The most recent robbery happened at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, June 18, at the Fifth Third Bank in the 8500 block of N. College Avenue.
Teen drowns in pool; mom says he was pushed in, left to die
A teen boy has died, after police say he was found unconscious in a pool at a Henrico apartment complex.It happened around 5:30 p.m. Friday, at the 11 North at White Oak Apartments.When crews arrived, they found the teen in the swimming pool.
Man charged in Muncie nail-gun torture case released
MUNCIE, Ind. – After nearly two years of incarceration, and with his trial approaching, a Muncie charged with confining three local residents – one of whom was tortured with a nail gun – has been released from the Delaware County jail.
Man killed in two vehicle crash in New Castle
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Couple accused of overdosing at truck stop with child in back seat arrested
WHITELAND, Ind. -- A couple accused of overdosing in the parking lot of a Whiteland truck stop last week while a child sat in the back seat of their vehicle has been arrested.Samantha Jean Thompson and Michael Aron Tanner were Friday on a warrant for neglect of a dependent.Whiteland police were call
Lawrence police investigate homicide of 63-year-old man
(WISH Photo/Brett Bensley)LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) -- Lawrence police are investigating the death of a 63-year-old man as a homicide.Officers with Lawrence Police Department responded to the 4900 block of Karen Drive early Sunday morning to conduct a welfare check. Family had told police they were not
Muncie man gets 20 years for shaken baby's 'life-altering' injuries
MUNCIE, Ind. – A Muncie man whose shaking of his infant son caused “permanent, life-altering” injuries was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison.
Man found dead of blunt force trauma is Lawrence’s 3rd homicide victim of 2018
Police were called to the home in the 4900 block of Karen Dr. to investigate after a family member said 63-year-old William Bowling had gone missing. When officers arrived, they discovered Bowling in the garage, deceased.
Madison County opens cooling centers
MADISON COUNTY, Ind. — Due to the high temperatures and heat index on Monday and Tuesday, Madison County’s United Way, along with other organizations, have opened cooling centers.
Person found dead in garage in Lawrence
Officers with the Lawrence Police Department were called to the 4900 block of Karen Drive to investigate a welfare check. Family members of William Bowling, 63, said they couldn't find him.
Arrest Log: June 16
Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Thursday, based on Madison County Jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers, but are not final until the Madison County prosecutor reviews the case and files official charges.• Anderson police arrested Austin David Regenold, 40, 600
Grant County business where NBA star's brother found dead in parking lot set on fire
After the fire was put out, investigators determined that someone had intentionally set fire to the shed along the east side of the business and the fire had spread to the roof line of the building, damaging it.