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.

Indy man arrested in Muncie for beating ex-girlfriend

An Indy man has been arrested for beating his ex-girlfriend and holding her against her will in her Muncie home. Randall Busic Jr. was arrested on South Monroe Street on Friday night. The woman was found by police covered in blood, crying and noticeably upset. He was reportedly heavily intoxicated and taken to the hospital, […]

Muncie City Council ok’s millions in redevelopment costs

Muncie City Council is opening up their pocketbook and agreed to spend $3.5 million to start the redevelopment of the former Indiana Steel and Wire location on the city’s east side. The funds will begin the infrastructure of the Kitselman Pure Energy park, building sewers, road, streetlights and other changes. According to the Muncie Redevelopment […]