Minnesota officials were warned 17 years ago that the bridge that collapsed into Mississippi River was structurally deficient. However, that didnt stop them from trusting patchwork repairs and increased inspections that fell apart amidst a booming plunge of concrete and vehicles. Questions were being raised yesterday as to whether or not the incident could have […]
Police in Anderson are searching for a man that they say robbed a Village Pantry and beat a store clerk in the process early Thursday morning. Detective Joel Sandefur said around four oclock, a man entered the store and asked the clerk for register money. The clerk, who whishes to remain anonymous, tired to escape […]
Formal charges were filed against two Indianapolis teens connected to triple shooting last Saturday morning in Madison County yesterday. Prosecutor Tom Broderick says 17-year-olds Jonte Clark and Jamaar Patton will both face criminal recklessness charges, as well as several other felony and misdemeanor charges. Broderick added the two will be in adult court because of […]
A fiery two-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Dunkirk man yesterday afternoon. Police say the accident happened around 4:40 p.m. on Indiana 67, north of the Muncie bypass. 50-year-old Kent Disinger was pronounced dead at Ball Memorial Hospital from blunt force trauma. Authorities are not sure why Disinger made a u-turn in front of […]
Autopsy results on a Pendleton inmate found dead in his cell Wednesday were inconclusive. The immediate cause of death was not known of convicted murderer Michael Webb. Madison County Coroner Ned Dunnichay says hes waiting on a toxicology reports and would not know the final results for another six to eight weeks.
Authorities believe an inmate who escaped from a medium-security prison was headed back to his hometown of Anderson. They say 42-year-old Kelvin Fuller stole a car and robbed a bus driver. Sergeant Joe Gawor of the Indiana State Police said the U.S. Marshals Service has joined the hunt for Fuller.
Members of the Delaware County Council say the states plan to reassess the countys property has created mass confusion over the payment of property taxes. Republican council member Joe Russell says theres a cloud of uncertainty on whether or not taxpayers should pay this years bill or last years bill.
Governor Daniels will be traveling abroad next month for his third trade mission to Asia as the head of Indiana. Spokeswoman Jane Jankowski says Daniels will visit Japan for a week and plans on telling local officials there that the state of Indiana is open for business.
A 2.55-billion dollar investment plan for Delphi was approved by a bankruptcy judge yesterday. That means the Michigan-based company is one step closer to coming out of bankruptcy protection by years end. Delphi had earlier agreed to the deal with Appalossa Management LP, as well as other investment firms in July. However, the companies still […]
An Indianapolis man could face charges of false reporting after he lied about being shot by a hitchhiker last week along I-65. Greenwood Police say 43-year-old James Clark made up the entire story and in fact, shot himself. Sergeant Ray Poole of the Indiana State Police says Clark was rushed to Wishard Hospital after inflicting […]