Police Action Shooting In Madison County

Madison County sheriff’s deputies were involved in police action shooting Wednesday morning. Sheriff Scott Mellinger says deputies were serving an eviction order when the individual pointed a semi-automatic weapon at officers. Gunfire was exchanged, but no one was injured. Family members of the suspect say he suffers from mental illness.

Drunk Cartwheels End In Arrest

A Knightstown man was arrested after he allegedly was seen doing cartwheels near I-70 and Indiana 109. 27-year-old Jordan Robert Bailey was arrested at a nearby convenience store. Police say he was intoxicated and spit in an officer’s face during his arrest. Bailey was charged with felony battery and misdemeanor charges. He was being held […]

Muncie Teen Arrested With Stolen Handgun

A Muncie teenager has been arrested for carrying a stolen handgun. 19-year-old Britton Devon Kirkland was being questioned after police received a report about possible car break-ins in the Whitely neighborhood. Kirkland told officers he bought the 45-caliber handgun for $150 from “someone he didn’t know”. The gun had been reported stolen in October 2013.

ISP Pendleton Warns Of Phone Scam

Indiana State Police in the Pendleton District are receiving reports from citizens who have received threatening phone calls from someone claiming to be from the IRS in an attempt to steal your identity. ISP reminds you that government agencies like the IRS will NEVER contact you by phone or email and ask you to “verify” […]