Anderson police arrested a homeless man for the theft of 8 semi-automatic rifles and four shotguns from Dunham’s Sporting Goods last week. The 20-year-old man, Keenan Myers, pleaded not guilty in court yesterday. Police were called by a man saying Myers tried to sell him a weapon while they were together at a local apartment […]
Hardees is coming back to Anderson. The Board of Zoning Appeals approved the construction of a new restaurant at the old Grindstone Charlie’s site on Scatterfield Road. Hardees will eventually employ about 25 workers. Another building will also be built at the location and will house up to three new retail tenants. The new Hardees […]
A Winchester man who stole shipments of Harley Davidson merchandise from his Greenwood employer is going to prison. Douglas Castle worked at a warehouse and stole $353,000 worth of Harley brand jewelry, clothing and motorcycle parts, then sold them on eBay. He will spend a year in jail, and was ordered to pay full restitution, […]
Police arrested a Muncie man for attacking his girlfriends daughter during his fight with her mother. 49-year-old Michael Massey has a previous conviction of domestic battery and is charged with intimidation in another case. He’s accused of grabbing the daughter by the throat after he realized she was recording the fight on her cell phone […]
The woman who live streamed on Facebook her dying boyfriend shot by a Minnesota police officer yesterday is from Indianapolis. Lavish Reynolds’ video is graphic and disturbing, showing a dying Philando Castile of St Paul. The man was reportedly pulled over for a broken tail light and Reynolds said the man told the officer he […]
The son of a murder victim has been charged with her killing. Richard Franks is now formally charged with killing 73-year-old Bonnie Franks in the 3600 block of West Fleetwood Dr. a week ago. The 42-year-old called 911 and reported another person shot her, then fled the house. Police arrested him later in a traffic […]
The former Damon’s restaurant on the northside has been purchased and will be turned into a reconditioning shop for some area auto dealerships. The Star Press reported that the nearby dealerships near McGalliard and Nebo roads will use the building as the place to recondition vehicles traded-in for newer car purchases.
A Madison Circuit Court judge has sentenced a 20-year-old man after he pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct with an underage girl. Christopher Barrett received two years in the Community Corrections program and two years probation. The judge said to send him to prison would likely make him a person who is likely to commit future […]
If you’re a customer of Best Way Disposal in Anderson, you’ll keep your trash collector for the next 18 months. The city has extended the company’s contract and the rate stays the same. Residential customers can request an additional garbage bin at no extra cost, and the service includes one along with a recycling bin.
In Anderson, residents are enjoying a new walkway near Anderson University’s tennis courts that was in shambles. The dangerous path was recently repaved after the neighborhood’s board members began fundraising. One of the board members, Kathy Bowen, contributed most of the $18,000 for the project, a gift from her 95-year-old mother. A plaque honoring them […]