An appeal by an Anderson man who was convicted of child exploitation won’t be heard by the Indiana Supreme Court. The Herald Bulletin reports the decision upholds Luis A. Ramirez’s conviction for sexual misconduct with minor and other charges after he videotaped an encounter with a Pendleton Heights High School student in 2013. A jury […]
A fire in Marion was apparently sparked by boredom. A woman there told police that she decided to burn down a building because she was bored. She was walking near downtown Marion, spotted the abandoned building, and lit the fire. The Chronicle-Tribune reports she’s now facing an arson charge.
Muncie police arrested an intoxicated man who went out of control and attacked the cop, damaged the cruiser and bashed his head while locked up in the back seat of the cage. 47-year-old Willian Stanard was arrested for battery on police, resisting and a host of other charges. The man had reportedly been in a […]
A pre-trial conference is set for March 28th for a couple accused of the burglary of an Anderson department store. David Breck Adams Jr. and his wife, Lindsay Sue Walters-Adams, will be tried together in court. The pretrial hearing will be the last chance for plea agreements in the charges stemming from the September 1st […]
It’s the law: you’ve got to send your kids to school. A woman in Peru is in trouble for failing to do just that. 36-year-old Jennifer Rowe is facing a felony child neglect charge after her 15-year-old daughter missed school 44 times.
A country duo with local ties has been nominated for one of the industry’s highest honors. Joey Martin Feek and Rory Feek, the country duo Joey+Rory, have been nominated for Best Vocal Duo by the Academy of Country Music. Joey Martin Feek, a native of Alexandria, is battling cancer and is in hospice care. The […]
Will Peyton Manning be retiring after the Super Bowl? Some close friends say yes. Manning, who still has strong ties to Indiana with a children’s hospital in Indianapolis named after him, says he’s going to get through the Super Bowl first, before he says anything about that part of his future.
Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a Muncie man who allegedly received drugs in a UPS package at his home. Drug dogs hit on the shipment at the sorting facility in Muncie and cops got a warrant to open it. An undercover deputy dressed as a UPS driver delivered the package to Tyrael Washington, who said he’d been […]
It was an armed robbery attempt that was thwarted by coffee. Police say a masked bandit walked into a convenience store at Main and Hackley Streets in Muncie and pulled a handgun on the clerk. The clerk pulled out a freshly-brewed pot of coffee and threw it in the would-be robber’s face. He took off. […]
A Tennessee truck-driver has been arrested in Madison County after being pulled over by an Indiana State Trooper. It happened on I-69 around the 224 mile marker when the driver was stopped for doing 83 in a 65. A K9 helped police find methamphetamine and paraphernalia. The driver arrested for possession.