Anderson Teen Held In Deadly Shooting

After more than a month on the run, a teenage shooting suspect is in custody. 17-year-old Tywaine Perry, who is accused in the Dec. 8 shooting death of Carlson Conn, has been arrested by Anderson Police and is charged with a Level 1 felony murder. It is unlikely that he will be released on bond.

Fairmount Mom ODs In Front Of Child

Deputies say she ingested heroin in the car as her child looked on and then slumped over the case of a northwestern Delaware County truck stop. 31-year-old Audra J. Carter of Fairmount is charged with neglect of a dependent and driving with a controlled substance in her system. She was being held in the Delaware […]

Elwood Man Uses Medieval Pick Ax In Attack

He’s accused of using an odd weapon in the assault of another man. 49-year-old Richard Eldridge, of Elwood, is facing one count of battery with a deadly weapon after charging at another man with what investigators say was a curved medieval pick ax. Eldridge was being held in the Madison County Jail under a 10-thousand […]

Free Cyber Security Training For Local Non-Profs

‘Leap Managed IT’ is hosting a free cyber security training seminar for local non-profits. The session is offered in light of the recent cyber-attack on Little Red Door, Cancer Services of East Central Indiana. The event is tomorrow February 1st from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. at the Innovation Connector in Muncie. More details are at […]

Ex-Boyfriend Sets Fire To Apartment

A Muncie man has been arrested after police say he set his ex-girlfriend’s apartment on fire. Police and fire crews were called to the 600 block of East Main Street after a woman said the fire originated in her apartment and was set intentionally by her ex-boyfriend. Thomas Walker has a history of mental health […]

Anderson Man Pleads Guilty To Murder

An Anderson man is pleading guilty to an April 2016 murder. 53-year-old David Anthony Willis was set to stand trial February 27, but has taken a deal that sees charges of criminal confinement and weapons enhancement dismissed. Willis has admitted his guilt in the slaying of Gina Tan in a duplex the couple shared.  He […]

Plea Deal Rejected In “Dog Hell” Case

In a case involving what prosecutors say was a “hell for dogs,” the judge has rejected a proposed plea agreement. 25-year-old Jacob Pelfrey of the 3900 block of North Nebo Road had 46 dogs seized from his property. Authorities say the dogs were living in horrible conditions with no food and water. Pelfrey is due […]

Indy Man Now Charged By Feds

An Indianapolis man accused of domestic terrorism is now being charged by federal investigators. In August 2016, police pulled over 31-year-old Christopher Byrne after seeing him “driving suspiciously” around the Greenwood Park Mall. During a search of his vehicle, they found a Ruger rifle with 100 rounds of ammo, a scope and homemade suppressor attached. […]

They Picked The Wrong Truck

An Indianapolis man and woman have been arrested after the stolen truck they were driving broke down on I-69. A state trooper stopped to help after the truck ran out of gas in Madison County around the 216 mile marker. That’s when he discovered the vehicle had been stolen from Cloverdale, Indiana. Both man and […]

Wysor Columns To Be Moved

The remnants of a historic downtown building will be used to mark the entrance to Muncie’s downtown. The remaining columns from the entrance to the former Wysor Building will be moved to the east and will be erected at the south corners of Walnut and Main streets. The Wysor Building was torn down in 1987 […]