Man charged in case where he was shot

Charges have now been filed against three men in a May 6th incident where one of them ended up shot by a Muncie cop. William Jackson Jr. is charged with aggravated battery, resisting arrest and drug charges. Police pulled over his van and he allegedly sped away when they opened his door, dragging an officer […]

Former deputy strikes deal in stolen ammo case

A now-retired Delaware County deputy has agreed to plead guilty to stealing ammunition from the county and selling it to friends and online because he was having financial problems. Arlan Johnson will appear in court on August 11th. He was a firearms instructor for the sheriff’s department and reportedly took at least $8,500 worth of […]

Pendleton prisoner dies after restraint

A Pendleton prison inmate died on Monday after being restrained by corrections officers. 32-year-old Justin Addler reportedly showed a weapon in his cell and was restrained then taken to the prison health care center for treatment. He was found unresponsive in an observation cell and pronounced dead at a local hospital later that afternoon.

Man charged in domestic fight with daughter and wife

A Muncie man is accused of battering his pregnant daughter and his estranged wife. 50-year-old Timothy Bennett was reportedly involved in a family fight on North Turner Street with the two women. He’s charged with battery resulting in bodily injury to a pregnant woman and domestic battery. His 27 year old daughter is 13 weeks […]

Man charged with attack on home health-care worker

In Jay Circuit Court, a Portland man on probation for battery is accused of sexually assaulting a home health-care worker last month. Donald Dingus was charged with sexual battery and criminal confinement. He’s in jail with a $15,000 bond. The 57-year-old had pleaded guilty to battery last August in Jay Superior Court and was placed […]

Former Colts QB sentenced on DUI charge

Former Indianapolis Colt quarterback Jack Trudeau was sentenced to three days in Boone County Jail and two years probation after a drunk driving arrest last July. Trudeau was pulled over in Zionsville and violently refused a blood test for intoxication after his breathalizer didn’t register property. His attorney said in court that Trudeau was very […]

Block party to help neighborhood

A block party to “Take Our Neighborhoods Back” is set for Saturday in Muncie on Pershing Drive. The event is intended to combat violence and drugs in local neighborhoods. It’s scheduled from noon to 6 p.m. and will have music, dancers, free food, arts & crafts, vendor booths and kids games, plus a free clothing […]