Three Arrests In Anderson Man’s Death

A coroner says a man whose badly decomposed body was found in the Rangeline Nature Preserve in Anderson died from two gunshots to the head. The Madison County Coroner identified the victim Tuesday as 36-year-old David Lamar Phillips II of Anderson. His body was discovered Monday. Authorities say three Anderson residents have been arrested in connection with his death.

Move In Days At BSU

If you’re driving in the vicinity of the BSU campus, know that traffic may be heavier than usual. Move in dates for students are happening this week, boosting the local population by around 20,000. One move in day is today, Wednesday, and the happens Thursday from 9am to 5pm. There’s a new 3 lane traffic pattern for New York Ave. arriving at the Studebaker buildings.

Muncie City Council Member Wants To Be Mayor

A current member of Muncie City Council says he’s running for mayor of Muncie. Republican Dan Ridenour has filed papers to seek the office. He currently represents District 2 and is alos a board or committee member with Homesavers ofDelaware County, Cancer Services of ECI Little Red Door, Teamwork for Quality Living, Muncie Rotary, BNI, East Central Indiana Builders Association, Halteman Village Baptist Church, Mid-Eastern Indiana Association of Realtors, Mortgage Bankers Association, and the Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis.

Four Arrested in Madison/Grant Double Homicide

Four people have been arrested in connection with a homicide investigation following the discovery of two bodies in Madison and Grant counties. The body of the first murder victim was found at a nature preserve on the east side of Anderson around 9 a.m. Monday. Authorities have identified that victim as 36-year-old David Lamar Phillips II of Anderson. The body of 40-year-old Trinity Parker was discovered Tuesday in Grant County about a mile from the Madison County line.  Taylor Wheeler, Jordan Zirkle, Brittney Vontress, and Daniel Jones are in police custody and are facing murder charges.