The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is now investigating the disappearance of 8-month-old Amiah Robertson as a homicide. Police say Amiah was last seen with the boyfriend of the baby’s mother. Police are calling Robert Lyons a suspect in her disappearance.
A kitchen worker at the Pendleton Correctional Facility is accused of having a relationship with and smuggling contraband to at least one inmate. 29-year-old Jasmine Warner is facing numerous charges. Investigators allege Warner has ties to several different offenders that are currently incarcerated.
The Indiana University Police Department is investigating a reported sexual assault of a student on campus grounds. The victim was allegedly approached outside a residence hall, struck in the head, and then sexually assaulted. The report was made to police by an acquaintance of the victim.
A former Delaware County sheriff’s deputy is facing up to 30 months in prison after pleading guilty to a drug-related charge. According to the Star Press 38-year-old Jerry Lee Parks is accused of agreeing to hold 12 pounds of marijuana for his nephew. Parks is hoping for a plea deal. His sentencing is May 6.
A Hartford City man has been accused of dealing meth out of his downtown apartment. 29-year-old Johnnie “JJ” Williams Jr. is facing possession and dealing charges. He was being held in the Blackford County jail under a $2,500 cash bond. The trial for the former Muncie man has been set for July 9th.
The building that houses the Delaware Christian Academy has been condemned. A building inspector claims seeing six students at the school huddled around a kerosene heater in blankets trying to stay warm. Those six make up the entirety of the school’s enrollment.
Sentencing for Antonia Wright has been continued until April 12. The Anderson woman is charged with reckless homicide in the 2017 drug overdose death of her friend. Wright is alleged to have bought methamphetamine for the friend, who was later found unresponsive.
Vectren Energy contract crews are replacing 130 miles gas mains and service lines in Muncie as part of the company’s pipeline replacement program. Some of the streets affected during the first phase include: Nichols Avenue, Jackson Street, Tillotson Avenue, 23rd Street, and North Wheeling Avenue.
Children in grades K–3 will love reading silly poems, playing games, and interacting with friends at the spring break Poetry Camp at Minnetrista. Tomorrow is the registration deadline. The camp will take place March 28th and 29th from 9-3 at Minnetrista.
It’s called Project Fairy Godmother and for the past three years the Anderson Public Library has helped local girls with prom dresses so they can attend the dance in style. While the event focuses on dresses, shoes and jewelry donations can be dropped off at the library. The event is this Saturday from 12 to […]