A Hartford City man’s second trial for the stabbing death of an Eaton man is underway. Korbin Bubp is charged with involuntary manslaughter for the death of Bear Richardson, who bled to death after being stabbed in the neck. The prosecutor says the victim was in his car when Bubp attacked him in February 2014. […]
She was in the right place at the right time. Anderson Police Department lieutenant Amber Miller-Saxhaug apprehended a carjacking suspect Wednesday while on her way to work. She happened to be across the street from a Nichols Avenue gas station when the victim explained the situation; just as the suspect drove by in the victim’s […]
A Muncie teenager, who allegedly forced his way into a home on North Everbrook Lane wearing only boxer shorts and a ski mask, has been arrested. City police say 19-year-old Austin Atkins claimed to have a gun and demanded money. He was reportedly recognized by the victims and ran away without the cash. He was […]
More legal woes for an Anderson attorney: Two additional charges of theft have been filed against Stephen Schuyler. He’s now facing 15 felony counts of theft, check deception and corrupt business influence for allegedly misappropriating funds from six estates totally more than $700,000. Schuyler’s license to practice law has been suspended indefinitely.
Animal cruelty charges are being brought against a Muncie man for failing to care for his dog. According to police, 31-year-old Joshua Wilson is charged with animal cruelty, a misdemeanor that could land him in jail for a year. His landlord called police after she found a malnourished pit bull with an eye problem, no […]
The City of Anderson is writing off more than 900-thousand dollars in unpaid utility bills from 2014. The Anderson Board of Public Works has approved the write-off. Sharon Riddle is a consultant with the utility departments; she says the unpaid bills for business and residential properties can still be collected, but the write-off was taken […]
A Muncie couple was arrested yesterday for suspicion of dealing heroin. The Sheriff’s department says Geoffrey Stephens and Lacy LeeAnn Penix took part in a drug transaction with an undercover agent. They are in county jail with bonds of $15,000.
The Madison County Sheriff’s Department is getting a boost from Hoosier Park Racing & Casino in the efforts to raise the funds to purchase a new K-9 unit. Hoosier Park has announced that it is providing $5,000 in matching funds for the next $5,000 raised by the department. The funds are being raised for a […]
A sex offender who failed to register is in jail. 30-year-old Brion Sharp was picked up last week. He was convicted of sexual misconduct with a minor 11 years ago. He had warrants out for failure to pay child support and remains in jail without bond in Delaware County.
A jury has been seated for the trial of accused Richmond Hill Explosion conspirator Bob Leonard. Jury selection began Tuesday morning with a pool of 400 potential jurors drawn from Allen County residents. With a full jury seated, opening statements are scheduled to begin later today.