Madison County has extended its needle exchange program for a third year to continue local efforts to combat the spread of hepatitis C among intravenous drug users. Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to extend the program through June 2018. Needle exchanges provide IV drug users with clean syringes and collect used ones to reduce needle-sharing and […]
Last Monday, 29 year old Dantavis Shannon was put on electronic home detenion after pleading guilty to two counts of drug dealing. Three days later, he allegedly sold heroin to an undercover agent with Muncie Police. On Friday, police went to his apartment and arrested Shannon after issuing a search warrant. Now he’s charged with […]
Last Monday, 29 year old Dantavis Shannon was put on electronic home detenion after pleading guilty to two counts of drug dealing. Three days later, he allegedly sold heroing to an undercover agent with Muncie Police. On Friday, police went to his apartment and arrested Shannon after issuing a search warrant. Now he’s charged with […]
Two people are dead after a Monday night crash in Randolph County. Police were called to Base Road at County Road 100-S in Winchester at about 9pm. There, they found two vehicles had collided. A car, driven by 20 year old Tanner Folkner of Winchester, was headed south when it ran a stop sign and […]
India-based information technology company Infosys announced Tuesday that it will establish a central Indiana tech center as part of a broader expansion in the United States that is projected to create 10,000 jobs in the coming years. CEO Vishal Sikka joined Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb to announce the plan, which includes an $8.7 million investment […]
Local authorities shut down and arrested a man they say came to Muncie last week to meet with and have sex with someone he thought was a 15 year old girl. Turns out the person 41 year old Christopher Lung had been communicating with was an undercover Delaware County deputy. Lung’s been charged with attempted […]
Police say a convenience store clerk in Muncie was badly beaten during a hold up Sunday. Two men with masks walked into the County Mark gas station at 3401 East Memorial Drive at about 12:30am Sunday. Police say they immediately went up to the counter and began beating the man with wooden clubs. The victim […]
Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan is scheduled to visit Indianapolis for a speech before an audience of lawyers and federal judges. Kagan is speaking at Monday evening’s dinner of the 7th Circuit Bar Association Annual Meeting. Kagan has been on the nation’s highest court since 2010 after being nominated by President Barack Obama.
A free tour of downtown Muncie, compliments of Muncie Young Professionals. The group is holding an event May 16th where participants can learn about the history of the city’s revitalization. No admission but you have to register by Maty 12th with a visit to the group’s website, muncieyoungprofessionals.com.
He told police he had a demon inside him and that’s why he ran his car into a local business in Hartford City. 55 year old Gary Mort of the 1000 block of East Franklin Street is charged with criminal mischief in connection with the crash that caused damage to Four Seasons Sales and Service […]