Man gets 15 years in baseball bat attack

A judge has sentenced Timothy Hahn to prison for beating a man with a baseball bat in a fight. Hahn will serve 15 years after his conviction last month in Delaware Circuit Court for aggravated battery. The 46-year-old Hahn has previous convictions for battery, robbery and criminal confinement dating back to the 1980s. According to […]

Woman arrested for attack on former 30-year housemate

A follow up to the story from yesterday, where a 65-year-old Muncie woman allegedly attacked another woman whom she lived with for 30 years. Betty Jean Brooks was arrested when she was released from the hospital for injuries during a fight when she returned to the home after the woman filed a protective order against […]

Nine arrested in Henry County drug raid

A large drug raid has put nine people in jail facing charges in Henry County. Shawn and Mary Ellen Moore are charged with dealing a look-alike substance and possession, among others. Others arrested on Monday include Justin Adams, Karissa Hurst, Joshua Jessup, Joshua Johnson, Robert Lawson, Saundra Lawson and Melissa Stump. They are all charged […]

Romantic triangle murder trial set to begin Monday

A murder trial is set to begin Monday in Delaware Circuit Court for Juan Hernandez, accused of killing a Muncie man last January in Daleville. Hernandez is facing murder and assault charges for injuring the victim’s wife, who tried to defend her husband, Mark Hittson. The victim was stabbed over 20 times at a truck […]

Continental Local Super to leave

The superintendent of Continental Local Schools has resigned his job to take another position at Elida Local Schools. Joel Mengerink, who also worked as high school principal, gave his resignation Tuesday night at the Continental Local Board of Education meeting. His resignation is effective July 31.

Ball State student center evacuated

Ball State put the college on partial lockdown this afternoon after a suspicious package was delivered to the parking services office. Students are being told to stay away from the Student Union while it’s investigated. The Delaware County Bomb Squad was called in to assist.

Muncie woman attacked by former roommate

A Muncie woman was attacked by her former roommate, according to police, and suffered cuts to her face, neck and arms yesterday. She was taken by ambulance to IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital. The woman police say who attacked her with a knife was 65-year-old Betty Brooks, who lived with the woman for an extended […]