Delaware County Coroner Rick Howell tells the Star Press he has been able to track down relatives of a man who died in the emergency room at IU Health Ball Memorial Sunday. Initially the efforts to find any hit a wall, but Howell said Monday he has tracked down relatives of 57 year old Billy Joe Clevenger.
The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) is now accepting tax filings for the 2020 individual income tax season. Customers have from now until April 15, 2020, to file their individual income tax returns and pay any taxes owed. DOR encourages customers to take the time to ensure their individual tax returns are both accurate and complete. A list of several tax tips outlined below were developed to help customers avoid common filing mistakes in order to not delay processing time.
Muncie Action Plan is bringing an international export on role models and mentorship to the area. Derek Peterson will take part in two open to the public evening presentations. On Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Muncie Central High School auditorium, Marsh will give a very brief update from MAP and Derek will present the Web of Support. On Thursday, Jan. 30, from 6-8 p.m. at the Muncie Central High School auditorium, Derek will present the Web of Support again.
Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana will host a special bonus Tailgate where we will provide food* for families in need from 10 to 12 p.m. on Saturday, February 1. The Tailgate will be held at the Second Harvest’s Warehouse – 6621 N Old SR3, Muncie, IN 47303. The distribution is while supplies last, and there is a limit of three families per vehicle.
Vacancies coming within Madison County government after two adminstrators announce they’re leaving. According to the Herald Bulletin, Madison County Administrator Tim Westerfield gave his two-week notice Wednesday. Also, Vince Smith, assistant director of JobSource, tendered his resignation earlier this month.
A gunpoint robbery ended up with the would-be robber in Anderson getting shot. Police say 18 year old Quentin Steffler reportedly tried to hold up 23 year old Darrian Parkhurst while Parkhurst was in his vehicle. Parkhurst pulled out a gun and shot Steffler several times. Steffler was found in Laurel Street and was taken to the hospital. Police say Steffler remained on the scene and was cooperating with their investigation.
An autopsy is scheduled Friday on a Muncie man who died in a collision between a car and a semi. It happened at the intersection of US 35 and Delaware County 534 East. Investigators say 51 year old Thomas Pinkston died in the wreck. They say wet pavement and speed contributed to the accident.
Charges face three Anderson men in connection with a deadly crash that led to the death of a Dunkirk teen. Police say 19 year old Sophie Robbins died in the crash on East Madison County Road 200-S. Charged are 18 year old Alex Lozano, 19 year old Keandre Williams and 18 year old Javion Wright. Police say there were teens in two cars involved in a chase when the crash happened.
A Muncie man was killed Thursday evening in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 35 in southeastern Delaware County. The accident, involving a semi and a car, was reported about 7:40 p.m. near Mount Pleasant. The Star Press reports that 51-year-old Thomas Bennie Pinkston died in the crash that shut down the highway for several hours.
Authorities say a Muncie man who burglarized a maintenance building at the Academy of Model Aeronautics taking a van & tools was caught when he tried to sell them on Facebook. The Star Press reports 23-year-old Antonio Austin Riviera-Manship is charged with burglary, auto theft and criminal mischief. He’s being held under an 11-thousand-dollar bond.