Fountain City pair found dead after 911 call

In Wayne County this morning, two people were found dead in a home in Fountain City in the 300 block of North Walnut St. The victims names are being withheld. The pair were found after a 911 call from a third party saying a man had killed his wife and was threatening to commit suicide. […]

Warrant issued for man who failed to show in court

A Muncie man pleaded guilty yesterday to drug-dealing charges in Circuit Court. Scott Estep pleaded guilty and will be sentenced on May 26th. He was charged after selling heroin twice to an undercover agent. Another man facing drug charges failed to show up for court and the judge issued a warrant for his arrest. Dallas […]

Controversial Indiana abortion bill on the Governor’s desk

The issue of abortion is in the forefront today, not just in Indiana but across the country. Governor Mike Pence must decide whether to sign a new bill that further restricts abortion in the state. The bill is controversial, and legal scholars say its potentially unconstitutional. The new bill prohibits an abortion because her fetus […]

Poison Prevention Week highlights common but unusual household poisons

This is Poison Prevention Week, and Anderson Fire Department is warning people of the dangers of common household poisons, like hand sanitizers, button-size batteries, those attractive laundry detergent packets, even e-cigarettes and of course, medications. According to a release, just three squirts of a hand sanitizer can poison a small child. Fire Chief Dave Cravens […]

Anderson must pay 11 employees fired by former Mayor

The 11 employees who sued the city of Anderson for violating their free speech after being fired by incoming Mayor Kevin Smith have won their case. The city will have to pay eight of the 11 employees a total of $740,000. Three of the them did have their rights violated but received no damages. They […]

Restaurant employee charged with stealing credit card

A local restaurant employee stole a customer’s credit card and used it to make a purchase. That got him arrested . 21-year-old Ivan Davis was arrested after allegedly buying an $80 pair of shoes at JC Penney, and was found with heroin in his possession. He worked at Luca Pizza De Roma in the Muncie […]

Village Pantry robbed by man with knife

A man with a knife robbed the Village Pantry on E. Memorial Drive early this morning. Police are looking for a white male, about 5′ 10″ tall, between 200 and 250 lbs. wearing gray sweatpants and a sweatshirt. He had a camo scarf over his face and had a large, rusty hunting knife. He got […]