Racoon Causes power Outage

A Rocky the Raccoon…a great song…not so great with electricity. In fact a raccoon is being blamed for the power outage that affected some 4,800 Delaware County residences Tuesday night along Nebo Road. Power was restored to most residents by 11pm.

Two Arrested In Child Assault

24 YO Wayne Wilkerson and 20 YO Brock West of Muncie have been arrested and stand accused of sexually assaulting a pre-teen boy. According to a Post Star report West told authorities that pair had committed the acts, and the items used in the assault were hidden in a storage facility. Wilkerson remained in the […]

Cop Out

A former reserve police officer in Muncie charged with a series of sex crimes is out of jail. Lonny Hatland posted bail of 52-hundred-dollars and left jail. He’s facing rape and sex trafficking charges. Prosecutors say he had sex with an underage teen girl and forced her to have sex with other men, as well.

111815 NewsCast

A former reserve police officer in Muncie charged with a series of sex crimes is out of jail. Lonny Hatland posted bail of 52-hundred-dollars and left jail. He’s facing rape and sex trafficking charges. Prosecutors say he had sex with an underage teen girl and forced her to have sex with other men, as well. […]

Cop Caught Texting While Driving

A video supposedly showing an on duty Muncie Cop texting while driving has gone viral. The Sunday Facebook post has drawn at least 1,841 shares. Muncie Police Chief Steve Stewart said he’s very disappointed. The investigation continues into the matter.

Ross Buys Part Of The Chevy Plant

Part of the old Chevrolet Muncie will be sold to the Ross Community Center, a neighborhood activity and meeting center th at has operated near the factory site for decades. According tot he Post Star the sale price has not been announced, and the property will be converted to baseball fields and other recreational facilities.

Mom Says She Ran Over Her Daughter On Purpose

An Anderson mom is admitting to running over her 12-year-old daughter with a lawn tractor. But police say the accident may have just been the girl’s latest injury. Investigators want to know if Denell Roberts ignored or lied about her daughter’s injuries. They say some of the injuries are older and more severe than first […]

Pence No Refugees

Governor Pence is suspending the resettlement of Syrian refugees in Indiana. Yesterday’s announcement is in response to reports that one of the Paris bombers might have posed as a Syrian refugee. Pence says, “Indiana has a long tradition of opening our arms and homes to refugees from around the world but, as governor, my first […]

1117156 NewsCast

Governor Pence is suspending the resettlement of Syrian refugees in Indiana. Yesterday’s announcement is in response to reports that one of the Paris bombers might have posed as a Syrian refugee. Pence says, “Indiana has a long tradition of opening our arms and homes to refugees from around the world but, as governor, my first […]

LGBT Protections

There’s a growing push for Indiana lawmakers to try again and add civil rights protection for gays and lesbians. A faith service yesterday at the Roberts Park Methodist Church tried to nudge lawmakers toward a plan. Indiana Governor Mike Pence has said he doesn’t know what he’ll do about the issue. A new poll shows […]