Ice Cream Shop Dispute Leads To Arrest

It was a dispute outside a Muncie ice cream shop that led to the arrests of two Anderson residents. Cops were called after the pair was seen fighting inside a car.  Ryan Christopher Wheat and Haley Lynn Williams, both 23, were charged with possession of meth and of a syringe. Wheat – being held in […]

4 Busted In Meth Takedown

Two men and two women have been arrested in New Castle on warrants for meth possession. Police say a car was stopped on Elliot Street and the driver, 50 year old Andrew Goar was found to be wanted on meth possession warrants. His passenger, 24 year old Brookelyn Carr of New Castle was wanted on […]

Hits Train; Blames Brakes

He says his brakes failed. That’s the reason 37-year-old Joe Riley gave when his car hit a train in Anderson Tuesday. Riley was apparently test-driving the car when the accident occurred on Brown Delaware Street. His wife, the lone passenger was injured and treated at the hospital. Riley refused treatment at the scene. The collision […]

New BSU Prez Starts May 15

The Ball State University Board of Trustees has announced that Geoffrey S. Mearns will begin serving as president on Monday, May 15. Board Chair Rick Hall says Mearns will help guide a new strategic plan and build on successes in enrollment. Mearns will have a Presidential Transition Committee to assist with his transition.

Charged With Police Impersonation

A former police officer who resigned in 2013 has been arrested after he posed as an officer during a traffic stop in Boone County. Keith Neher, identified himself as a reserve police officer to an Indiana State Trooper and then produced a badge and police ID card.

Honda Indiana Begins SUV Production

It was a big Wednesday for Honda’s Indiana plant, as they celebrated their first ever SUV production. In March 2016, Honda Manufacturing of Indiana announced a $52 million dollar investment to support the production of the CR-V. This transitioned CR-V production from their plant in Guadalajara, Mexico to Greensburg and created 100 jobs.

GOP Plan Would Increase Tax On Cigs

Hoosier schools would see a modest bump in funding and the cigarette tax would increase by $1 a pack under a budget plan released Wednesday by House Republicans. The two-year plan would provide $273 million in new dollars to K-12 schools, a smaller increase than what they saw during the last budget cycle. And it […]

“An Execution-Style Shooting”

Its Delaware County’s third homicide in nine days: An autopsy is planned today on the remains of 39-year-old Jeffery D Brown, whose body was discovered Tuesday near a path in the 4600 block of Inlow Springs Road southeast of Muncie. Authorities say Brown suffered multiple gunshot wounds in what appears to be an execution-style shooting.

DelCo Task Force Takes Down Heroin Dealer

An Arizona man has been taken into custody after allegedly selling heroin to an undercover agent. Members of the Delaware County Sheriff’s Drug Task Force arrested 37-year-old Gary D. Williams and seized heroin and $10,000 in cash. Williams has been charged with two counts of dealing, possession and maintaining a common nuisance and was being […]