A Muncie man has been arrested on charges of felony Child Exploitation. 28-year-old Walter Springston is facing eight felony counts after a yearlong investigation by ISP Pendleton Detectives and investigators with the Indiana State Police Cyber Crimes Unit. Springston was arrested at his home Tuesday for the dissemination of child pornography.
A Yorktown teenager is accused of stabbing his stepfather in the chest. 19-year-old Storm Rollins was charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery and held without bond in the Delaware County jail. Rollins says his 38-year-old stepfather battered him.
An 80-year-old Kokomo man has been arrested on a charge of rape. William T. Graham is also charged with confinement and armed robbery, after a 29-year-old Kokomo woman said she was confined and raped at gunpoint after going to the residence to sell an electronic tablet.
Another nurse at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital is accused of stealing drugs. 25-year-old Kadee Klafka has been arrested and charged with possession of a narcotic drug, theft and criminal recklessness. The Muncie woman is alleged to have stolen the narcotics and ingesting them before treating patients.
Sheâs a former Elwood City Judge and now sheâs facing the suspension of her law license. Veronica Roby is accused of failing to pay the costs of a disciplinary matter from February of 2016. Roby was ordered to pay more than $500 for the investigation of a grievance against her that was eventually dismissed.
It could be the end of the outdated Cooper Science Complex. The state Legislature has appropriated $87.5 million for a new STEM building to house Ball State University’s biology, chemistry and geology departments. University officials say the old facility would be difficult to renovate.
There will be a change-up on the SR 9 construction today between I-69 and Huntsville Road. Work crews will shift one lane of traffic in each direction to share the northbound side of the highway. The traffic shift will also close direct access to and from Huntsville Road west of State Road 9.
A heads-up for Muncie drivers: Nebo Road between Delaware County roads 400 and 500 North will be closed to traffic today from 8:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. The Delaware County Highway Department will be working on ditches and installing culvert pipes under the road.
A rough start to the year for Eli Lilly: Lilly says they lost over 110-million-dollars last quarter. The company says that’s compared to over 440-million in profits during the first quarter last year. It comes after a new drug to treat rheumatoid arthritis was rejected by the FDA.
Gov. Eric Holcomb will sign several sharply-contested bills, including measures to increase parental abortion-notification rights, permit the use of marijuana-derived medicine and allow Statehouse employees to carry guns. The Indiana Republican made the announcement at a Tuesday news conference.