Former day care owner to spend 20 years in prison for 16-month-old’s death

Melanie Messer was sentenced Thursday in Hendricks County. She had pleaded guilty to aggravated battery in the death of Andi Arnett.

By |2019-07-17T15:02:56-04:00May 24th, 2018|Crime Watch 8, Local, News|0 Comments

Danville man charged with death of girlfriend’s 4-year-old boy

A 24-year-old Danville man has been criminally charged after the death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old boy.

By |2018-01-16T20:39:54-05:00January 16th, 2018|Crime Watch 8, News|Comments Off on Danville man charged with death of girlfriend’s 4-year-old boy

Marijuana and mothers-to-be: Potential impacts and how local hospitals are tracking drug use

A recent study involving nearly 280,000 mothers-to-be in California from 2009 to 2016 show use rose from 4.2 percent to 7.1 percent in that time period.

By |2018-01-11T08:03:48-05:00January 11th, 2018|Indiana News, News|Comments Off on Marijuana and mothers-to-be: Potential impacts and how local hospitals are tracking drug use

Special prosecutor named for councilor facing 2 child molesting charges

A special prosecutor was appointed Monday in the case of an Indianapolis City-County councilor facing child molesting charges

By |2018-01-09T18:21:06-05:00January 9th, 2018|Crime Watch 8, News, Politics|Comments Off on Special prosecutor named for councilor facing 2 child molesting charges