News from around Indiana

Scottsburg Woman Injured When Gun Discharges

October 3, 2011
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Around 5:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon, a 50-year-old Scottsburg, Indiana, woman suffered a gunshot wound while target shooting with relatives. Betty Jo Daniel was target shooting […]

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State Police Investigating Death in Crawford County

September 29, 2011
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Wednesday afternoon, Crawford County police received a 911 call reporting that one man appeared dead and another was unconscious at 3437 Oak Grove Road, Apartment […]

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Man Dies Before Trial for Pulling Child’s Teeth

September 25, 2011
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Andrew Richards, the 28-year-old Madison man accused of using pliers to pull the teeth of his girlfriend’s two-year-old son, died Wednesday. According to Coroner Alice […]

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19-Year-Old Spencer Man Killed in Afghanistan

September 11, 2011
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A 19-year-old soldier from Spencer, Private Brett Wood, was killed by a roadside bomb Friday while on patrol in Afghanistan. According to military reports, Private […]

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Martinsville Boy Found Not Guilty of Murder

September 9, 2011
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Nathan Butler, the Martinsville boy accused of murdering his six-year-old brother, Andrew Frye, was found not guilty of murder today. Butler, who was 11 years […]

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Man With Samurai Sword Cuckoo For Cocoa Puffs

September 5, 2011
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Two Indiana State Police troopers had their hands full when responding to a call on I-65 in Lake County. Around 2:30 p.m. Sunday, ISP Trooper […]

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ISP Step Up Patrols During Labor Day Weekend

September 2, 2011

To help ensure the safety of everyone during the Labor Day weekend, Indiana State Police will be participating in Operation C.A.R.E. (Combined Accident Reduction Effort) […]

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3 Arrested on Drug Charges (Dubois/Orange Co.)

September 2, 2011

Three people were arrested on drug related charges after a traffic stop early this morning. On Schnell Road in Dubois County, a Sheriff’s Deputy stopped […]

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Services For Teaha This Afternoon in Martinsville

August 31, 2011

Funeral services for Teaha Faye (Henderson) Middendorf will be held this afternoon and evening. Viewing will be from 4-7 p.m. with a service at 7 […]

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Former Mitchell Woman Dead in Apparent Suicide

August 29, 2011

According to numerous reports received by Mitchell News, Teaha Faye (Henderson) Mittendorf of Martinsville, formerly of Mitchell, died yesterday. Initial information indicates that she died […]

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Mother Given 13 Years For Her Role in Child Abuse

August 25, 2011

Last year, two days before Christmas, a 22-year-old woman and her boyfriend were arrested on multiple felony charges relating to the abuse of the woman’s […]

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Michael Phelps Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

August 12, 2011

Michael Phelps, the teenage boy who last month was found guilty in the March 25th shooting of Chance Jackson at Martinsville’s West Middle School appeared […]

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Missing Terre Haute Boy Found Safe in Kentucky

July 28, 2011

John Johnson-Christian, the four-year-old Terre Haute boy who was kidnapped Tuesday, has been found safe in Kentucky. Nicholas Runyon and April Bell have been placed […]

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Terre Haute Police Search For Missing 4-Year-Old

July 28, 2011

Terre Haute Police have asked the FBI for assistance in finding a missing four-year-old Terre Haute Boy. John Johnson-Christian was taken Tuesday morning, according to […]

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Mother of 6-Year-Old Killed By Brother Charged

July 27, 2011

Amanda Vandagrifft, the mother of Nathan Butler, the 11-year-old Martinsville boy who allegedly shot and killed his six-year-old brother, Andrew Frye, was arrested this morning […]

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