Indianapolis Colts

Colts Pro Bowl TE Eric Ebron returns as WISH-TV player-analyst

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Indianapolis Colts Pro Bowl tight end Eric Ebron joins the WISH-TV sports team again this season for Colts coverage.

Ebron will join Sports Director Anthony Calhoun in-studio on Sunday nights as WISH-TV’s Colts player-analyst.

Ebron is expected to be one of Jacoby Brissett’s top weapons on offense. The five-year veteran is coming off the best season of his career. He had 14 touchdowns in 2018, helping lead the Colts to the divisional round of the NFL Playoffs.

Ebron led all NFL tight ends in receiving touchdowns last season.

Catch Eric on SportsLocker on Sundays at 10:15 p.m. on WISH-TV.


2 Columbus police officers arrested, facing charges of misconduct, ghost employment

COLUMBUS, Ind. (WISH) — Two Columbus police officers have been arrested on multiple charges including official misconduct and ghost employment.

According to Indiana State Police, Dan Meister and Ron May were arrested for allegedly working off-duty security jobs while also working on duty with the Columbus Police Department. An investigation into the officers began in November 2018 after a request was made by the Columbus Police Department.

Lt. Dan Meister and Sgt. Ron May allegedly worked overlapping shifts for both the police department and Columbus Regional Hospital between February 2015 and August 2018. The officers were paid by CPD and the hospital for the same hours worked on multiple occasions.

Meister had overlapped hours on 52 different occasions and May overlapped on 62 occasions, investigators say.

The investigation was turned over to a special prosecutor and arrest warrants were issued for the men on Friday. They were arrested Friday afternoon without incident and taken to the Bartholomew County Jail, police say.

Both officers are facing charges of official misconduct, ghost employment and theft.

May and Meister are expected to face initial hearings soon.

Information about how long they have worked with CPD was not immediately available.