A Muncie teenager has been accused of murdering her father in his Michigan home. Ameera Cornea Stokes was arrested when she called police to report her father was dead. She is held in Genesee County jail in Flint without bond and her next court appearance is scheduled for Thursday.
A Muncie teen ended up in cuffs after police say he fired gunshots inside a home on the east side and then left his wallet at the crime scene. 18-year-old Di Morriea Di Ante Eu Shan Turner was found by police after the incident on South Ohio Avenue. No injuries reported.
A former Muncie couple has been ordered to repay more than a million dollars to online retailer Amazon. Erin and Leah Finan have been sentenced after pleading guilty to mail fraud and money laundering. The Finans purchased hundreds of electronics items, and then claimed the items were broken. The electronics, both the old and replaced, were sold by the couple.
New Castle police have arrested two people on drug charges after a woman found them unconscious in her estranged husband’s home. The pair, later identified as Meghan Raley and Justin Heyes, has been charged with dealing in meth and possessing paraphernalia.
A mixed verdict in a Madison County child sex abuse trial: The jury found 34-year-old Robert Coleman guilty of attempted child molestation and confinement, but not guilty on four other counts. Coleman is in the Madison County Jail awaiting sentencing set for June 12.
She was pulled over for crossing the center line; now a Hartford City woman faces drug-related charges after authorities reportedly found nearly 17 grams of meth in her car. 37-year-old Audrey Jean Totten has been charged with drug-related crimes and is facing up to up to 12 years in prison.
The Anderson City Council has approved funds to make loan payments for the asbestos remediation project at the Madison County Government Center. Over 200-thousand dollars will be used from available funds from previous Commissioner Tax Certificate sales.
Russ Willis, former Madison County Republican Party chairman is the county’s new weights and measures inspector. Willis was approved by a 2-1 vote of the Madison County commissioners to replace Democrat Kyle Noone. The job is nothing new for Willis; he held the same position from 2007 to 2011.
Muncie area residents are reporting that they are receiving calls from I&M claiming that their electricity will be immediately disconnected if they don’t pay in cash. Indiana Michigan Power says employees never call customers demanding immediate payment, nor does I&M disconnect service without prior written warning.
A Muncie teen ended up in cuffs early Friday after police say he fired gunshots inside a home on the east side and then left his wallet at the crime scene. 18 year old Di Morriea Di Ante Eu Shan Turner was found by police after the 1am incident on the 200 block of South Ohio Avenue. There were two bullet holes in the house and the window in the front door was shattered. No injuries reported.