Planned Parenthood sues to stop Indiana’s anti-abortion law

Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky is asking a federal court to stop Indiana’s new anti-abortion law, which bans abortions solely because of disability, gender or race. The lawsuit says the law infringes on a woman’s right to an abortion. It also mandates the remains be cremated or buried and the lawsuit says that adds […]

Felon admits to bank burglary

In Madison County Circuit Court, 29-year-old Deandre Fairman pleaded guilty to a burglary of the Star Financial Bank on Lindberg Rd. He’ll be sentenced on May 6th. The Chicago man is in prison at Plainfield for stealing $40 thousand dollars worth of weapons from Gunslingers Gun Shop last August.

Anderson man charged with child molesting

An Anderson man is charged after a year-and-a-half long investigation for molesting two girls under the age of 16. Joshua Sanders is being held without bond in Madison County Jail. The 28-year-old appeared to begin to confess to the judge at his arraignment, and the magistrate interrupted them man to protect his rights.

Yorktown felon charged with strangulation of child

A Yorktown man has been charged for the second time for physically abusing a child. The man is 35-year-old Geron Marsh. He was arrested for strangulation, intimidation and neglect of a dependent after the alleged victim and an adult told police he choked, pushed and threatened to kill the girl who is under 15 years […]

Meth bust on West Adams Street

Police arrested 55-year-old Larry Rhodes for a meth lab in his home on West Adams St. He’s already facing similar charges from last September. Police also say he is charged with breaking into a Catholic church rectory and stealing a bone fragment from a 15th century saint and threatening a priest with a hammer. He […]

Anderson man arrested in child porn case

In Anderson a man was arrested for child porn after police found him using file sharing programs online. 34-year-old Shane Stephens Sr. was arrested by Indiana State Police on Monday on 11 counts. They say he had hard drives full of child porn, possibly tens of thousands of photos. He bailed out of jail and […]

Proselytizing Indiana State trooper sued for 2nd time

A Pendleton post State Trooper is being sued for proselytizing on the job. The woman who brought the suit, Wendy Pyle, said trooper Brian Hamilton violated her civil rights during a traffic stop for speeding. Hamilton reportedly asked if she was saved, and put her on his church’s prayer list. He has been sued before […]

Man burned, beat girlfriend, police say

A case of suspected violent domestic abuse tops our news. A New Castle man, Adam Young, is facing 9 criminal charges after an alleged two-day attack on his girlfriend. The woman said she escaped Saturday night and ran for help. Young is accused of forcing the woman’s head into an oven, threatening her with a […]

Tanning booth voyeurism case to go to trial

A New Castle man accused of placing a hidden camera at Anytime Fitness’s tanning facility will go on trial July 26th. Zachary Chalfant is charged with voyeurism and could get 30 months in prison if convicted. He was arrested on Friday and remains in the Henry County jail with a $5,000 bond.