Breaking News from Bloomington IN

Find the latest Bloomington IN News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Police beat: Jail bookings

JAIL BOOKINGS EDITOR'S NOTE: Booking information is provided by the Monroe County Jail. These are preliminary charges and may change as cases are processed. To follow a court case, search the state's court records at http://mycase.in.gov. Robert A. Norris II, 40, 2890 E. Bethel Lane, arrested Wedne


Mitchell man facing heroin charges

MITCHELL - A 30-year-old Mitchell man was arrested on heroin charges during a traffic stop Sunday. Ryan Shelton is being charged with two counts of possession of narcotic drug, unlawful possession of a syringe and possession of paraphernalia. At 4:42 p.m., a Mitchell Police Department officer pulled

BEDFORD TIMES-MAIL - 2018-03-21 14:30:00

Bedford Man Arrested After Crashing Pickup Truck Into House

(BEDFORD) - A Bedford man was arrested after he crashed a pickup truck into a house in the 1620 block of G Street on Monday night. Bedford police arrested 26-year-old Michael Gillespie of Bedford on charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated, leaving the scene of an accident. According to a Be

WBIW.COM - 2018-03-21 13:39:00

Fine Print: Jail bookings March 12-18

5 p.m. Dalton Kennedy, 32, Connersville, failure to appear warrant. Released at 3:30 p.m. March 15, time served. (Minor) March 13 5 p.m. Matthew Ratliff, 36, Bloomington, driving while suspended with priors. Released at 5:30 p.m. March 13, own recognizance. (Minor) 11 p.m. Samuel Woods, 37, Blooming

BCDEMOCRAT.COM - 2018-03-21 10:30:21

Tri-North Middle School student tells police he planned mass shooting

Buy Photos A 13-year-old Tri-North Middle School student is in secure detention after admitting to planning a mass shooting at a the Bloomington middle school. His initial plan was to arrive at school early Monday with firearms, police said they were told in interviews, but he changed his mind when

INDIANA DAILY STUDENT - 2018-03-20 09:30:00

Man faces felony for violating protective order

A Brown County man is facing his fourth felony charge in less than a month after he allegedly violated a protective order against a victim in his previous case James L. Meece Jr., 56, was charged March 9 with intimidation, a Level 6 felony, and invasion of privacy, a Class A misdemeanor. The charges

BCDEMOCRAT.COM - 2018-03-20 16:03:01

Good morning, Bloomington: 5 things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, March 21, the 80th day of 2018. There are 285 days left in the year. CORAL: This summer, a team of nearly a dozen IU students with the IU Center for Underwater Science program will revisit the site of a Spanish treasure fleet in the Florida Keys that Beeker helped transform into

HERALD TIMES - 2018-03-21 10:33:00

Man Arrested After Toddler Found Near Roadway

(BLOOMINGTON) - A Bloomington man was arrested after his 3-year-old toddler was found running around Seminar Park Sunday night. Bloomington Police arrested 33-year-old Anthony Sykes at 8:13 p.m. on charges of neglect of a dependent and public intoxication. He is being held on a $2,500 cash bond. Pol

WBIW.COM - 2018-03-20 11:05:00

Bloomington teen placed in secure custody after gun threat reported

Police on Sunday charged a 13-year-old with intimidation after two of his friends reported the boy had threatened to come to Tri-North Middle School Monday with guns to "shoot up the school." Police said the Tri-North student, who they said did not have access to any guns, admitted making threatenin


One injured from crash on Indiana and E. 3rd

A man was taken to IU Health Bloomington Hospital after a two car collision Tuesday morning. At about 7:55 a.m. today, an SUV traveling north on Indiana Avenue t-boned a car on East 3rd Street, Indiana University police officer Mike Smolen said. The car's driver side door was removed by Bloomington

HERALD TIMES - 2018-03-20 12:36:00

Greene County Sheriffs Department Jail Log

Chasity Michelle Ramie, 37, Albany, was arrested on a warrant for possession of a controlled substance. Bond set at $10,000 with no 10 percent allowed. Dawnita Leauta Wilkerson, 42, Evansville, was arrested on a warrant for driving while suspended. Bond set at $5,000 with 10 percent allowed. Tabitha


Driver who survived Brown County car explosion could face charges

Monday afternoon, they forwarded the case to the Brown County Prosecutor for consideration. Remnants from the blast, heard and felt many miles away, are still visible all around the Green Valley Motor Lodge in Nashville. The peace and quiet so many seek in Brown County was shattered Friday night by


Harrodsburg Man Arrested after Firing BB Gun

(BLOOMINGTON) - A Harrodsburg man was arrested after he allegedly shot at an apartment building in the 3000 block of South Walnut Street Pike Saturday night. Around 9:40 p.m. a resident called police to say a man was shooting at his apartment building. The caller had heard a disturbance outside and


Good morning, Bloomington: 5 things to know for Tuesday

Today is Tuesday, March 20, the 79th day of 2018. There are 286 days left in the year. Spring arrives at 12:15 p.m. Eastern time. SPRING: As of today, spring has sprung. There's so much to do and see during a southern Indiana spring, but we've crafted this list of 93 suggestions, one for each day of

HERALD TIMES - 2018-03-20 10:33:00

Bloomington Police Warn About Counterfeit $50, $100

(BLOOMINGTON) - Bloomington Police confiscated three fake $50 bills on Saturday. This is after police says $100 surfaced earlier in the month. Two of the fake $50 bills were used at the Fresh Thyme Farmers Market on West Third Street. Employees accepted one of the bills and found the other was coun


Coroner releases name of person found dead after mobile home fire in Buckskin

The Gibson County Coroner has released the name of the person found dead after a mobile home fire in Buckskin on Friday. We're told 62-year-old Samuel Keith Bethe, of Buckskin, was pronounced dead at 1:30 p.m. at the scene of the mobile home fire at 875 South 850 East. [PREVIOUS: Sheriff: One person


Brown Co. investigating car explosion with driver inside

NASHVILLE, Ind. (WTHR) - The Brown County Sheriff's office is working an unusual case from this weekend. A man's car exploded - with him inside - yet he was able to drive a mile away before deputies located him, unhurt. According to a news release from Deputy Josh Stargell, the BCSO spokesman, a 200


Spring break relatively quiet for Bloomington police

Though the Bloomington Police Departmentprepared for the worst on St. Patrick's Day, Saturday was quiet, BPD Lt. Robert Skelton said. East Kirkwood Avenue was relatively empty around 9 p.m. Saturday, aside from noise filtering down from a few bars and a smattering of emerald-clad party-goers. Skelto


Man gets jail time after his 2 pit bulls maul, kill miniature horse

Mugshot of Daniel Cannon from a 2009 arrest. (Provided Photo/IMPD) MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (WISH) - A Monrovia man was sentenced to a month in the Morgan County jail after his two pit bulls mauled and killed a miniature horse in October, court records show. Daniel L.S. Cannon, 28, was sentenced last we


Martinsville woman charged with theft in Owen Co.

A Martinsville woman has been charged with felony theft for allegedly stealing funds from her Owen County employer. Amy J. Woodall, 44, was arrested Tuesday and released after posting $7,500 cash/surety - or 10 percent - bond. According to the probable cause affidavit filed in the case, she is accus