IMPD Officer In Trouble With Law And Dad

An Indianapolis police officer who is the son of the Marion County sheriff was among three people arrested in connection with an alleged conspiracy to deal cocaine. 35-year-old Nikolas Layton was employed as a full-time police officer with IMPD and is also the son of Marion County Sheriff John Layton.

Greater Access For Indiana Adoptees

A bill was moved forward by the Indiana Senate Judiciary Committee that would give adult adoptees greater access to information on their past. SB91 would allow people adopted between 1941 and 1993 in Indiana easier access to records such as birth certificate and family medical history that were previously sealed. Adult-aged adoptees born in 1994 […]

INDOT Map Shows New Projects

The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced an online, interactive tool that allows Hoosier taxpayers to find what road and bridge projects are planned with just a couple clicks of a mouse. INDOT’s interactive map provides a summary of projects as well as City, Town and County projects funded by INDOT. The site can be […]

Looking For A Job?

Looking for a job? AT&T is looking to fill nearly 90 jobs in Indiana, including retail and call center positions. A hiring event is taking place today from 11a.m. until 4 p.m. at the AT&T retail store at 1414 W. McGalliard Road in Muncie. Walk-ins are welcome. Apply online before the event here.    

Two Madison County Men In Custody

Two Madison County men have been taken into custody after allegedly robbing a man while he was selling tools out of his truck. It happened in a remote location near Lapel when the two men – and another suspect – hit the victim in the head with a club and stole about $1,000 worth of […]

Muncie Man Charged With DUI And Neglect

Police arrested a 26-year-old Muncie dad after he forced his way in to his son’s home, took the mother’s cell phone and key, and left in her vehicle. The boy was found in the car with Jeffrey Minnick, Jr. where he was found with no coat, shoes or socks in the 10 degree weather. Minnick […]

Anderson Police Release Robbery Photo

Police have released a surveillance photo showing the man whom they believe robbed the PNC bank in Anderson last Thursday. He’s a black male, about 5 ‘6″ tall, with a mustache and goatee, wearing jeans, a red hoodie and a black jacket. According to the report, the lone robber came in about 3 p.m., jumped […]

“Fake Dope” Dealer Behind Bars

The man who sold Muncie police fake heroin remains in jail. John Swafford, Jr. reportedly told the Sheriff’s department that he ‘sells drugs only when he needs the money” and admitted the heroin was “possibly fake.” He’s charged with a Level 5 felony dealing in a lookalike substance, which could land him in prison for […]

Domestic Case Could Include Attempted Bribery

An update on a domestic case involving a Yorktown man charged with twice attacking his ex-wife. Police say 55-old-old Bruce Edward Clark violated a protective order and contacted his ex-wife. The text message appeared to police to be an attempted bribe for a prosecution witness in a pending criminal case. He’s being held in jail […]

Anderson Council To Hear Latest On CATS Site

The newly elected Anderson City Council will meet in executive session tonight to get information on possible sites and cost for a new bus terminal. The Herald Bulletin reports that the executive session is set for 6 p.m. where members hope to learn more in respect to purchase/lease of real property by the governing body. […]