New Castle Man Held On Rape; Confinement Charges

A New Castle man is accused of raping a woman twice and choking her. 25-year-old Christopher Baker has been charged with two counts of rape, criminal confinement, and domestic battery in the January 5th incident. Baker was at the victim’s apartment to help her move furniture when the attack took place. Baker is being held […]

Muncie Man Arrested For Firing Gun

Muncie Police arrested 20-year-old Lincoln McCormick after he allegedly fired gunshots outside a home on the southside. A woman who was with him says McCormick was helping her gather some of her belongings at a home on Proud Street and was upset with the occupants. He reportedly fired five shots in the air. No one […]

Police Arrest Homeless Sex Offender

Muncie Police arrested a sex offender after she failed to report. 40-year-old Stephanie Spurgeon told the sheriff’s department she was homeless, which requires her to register weekly. After failing to do so, she was picked up and now faces 30 months in prison. She’s in the lockup under a $5,000 bond.

Dillinger Tommy Gun Coming Back To Indiana?

Which city owns the John Dillinger tommy gun? The police department in Tucson, Arizona currently has the Colt Thompson submachine gun that once belonged to the infamous gangster. They got it when they arrested the Hoosier back in 1934. The attorney for the city of Peru believes the gun was stolen from the city’s police […]

Shooting Suspect In Custody After 3 Week Search

A man suspected in the shooting of a 17-year-old girl during a fight with her boyfriend has been arrested. Dajuan Johnson of Anderson was taken into custody after a three-week search by police. The couple had given him a ride and began to fight after the victim told her boyfriend she had previously been intimate […]

New Fare Goes Into Effect Today

A new fare goes in effect today. All students boarding a MITS bus in the downtown area and at the MITS Transfer Station will be required to pay $.50 from 3:15 pm to 4:30 pm. There have been a few incidents downtown after school in the past. School officials say the move will help curb […]

Couple In Winter Pile-Up Seeks Damages

A couple involved in a huge pileup on I-69 in Delaware County last year is suing 20 other drivers involved, East Allen County Schools and two trucking companies. The couple pulled over to the shoulder to avoid a wreck during a whiteout and was struck in a chain reaction collision. They’re asking for compensation for […]

INDOT Chooses Final Leg Of I-69 Extension

The Indiana Department of Transportation has selected Ind. 37 as the route for the sixth and final leg of the I-69 extension. The decision means the state highway will be rebuilt into a federal interstate from Martinsville to I-465. An estimated 279 homes and 96 businesses are expected to be displaced by the project.