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  1. Man isn't connected to Lauren Spierer, ex-wife saysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... 35, made national news after the Bloomington Police Department, with assistance from the FBI, searched a Martinsville, Ind., property Jan. 28 that belongs to Wagers' mother and stepfather in connection with the disappearance of Lauren Spierer. Gail ...

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  2. Area Roundup: Buck signs with PHCC softballRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    Martinsville High School senior catcher Olivia Buck signed her letter of intent on Friday to play softball at Patrick Henry Community College.

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  3. Judge in power plant body case once represented suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Daily Journal

    ... to file any written objections. McCallister is charged in the February 2014 shooting death of Joseph Nelson of Martinsville, Indiana. Nelson's body was found at Alcoa Warrick Operations along the Ohio River just east of Evansville.

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  4. DNA Swab Sought From Suspect Connected To Spierer DisappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A Bloomington Police detective, with a criminal defense attorney present, sought a DNA swab at the Johnson County Jail Thursday night from a man whose former property was searched by FBI agents as part of the Lauren Spierer investigation. Wagers previously lived at an address on Morgantown Road outside of Martinsville where federal agents and Bloomington investigators searched for evidence in the disappearance Indiana University student Lauren Spierer.

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  5. Man recounts Justin Wagers' past violence toward womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Bloomington Police will not say what prompted a search of a Martinsville home last Thursday, or the possible connection between Justin Wagers , a convicted sex offender, and the disappearance of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer . Those run-ins began in 2011, months after Spierer went missing.

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  6. 5 Things You Need to Know this Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the students' first day back today following their principal's death in a bus crash last week . FBI RAIDS IN MARTINSVILLE, TRAFALGAR CONNECTED TO LAUREN SPIERER INVESTIGATION: The recent investigation into the disappearance of IU student Lauren ...

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  7. Threat Alert Issued For Martinsville High SchoolRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The school district released this statement: "The MSD of Martinsville is aware of what is believed to be a non-credible threat on social media against Martinsville HS that was posted last night and has since been removed. The threat included Martinsville HS along with 10 other schools across Indiana.

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  8. Floyd Glenn "Bucky" Walters, TrafalgarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Daily Journal

    ... Floyd (Rose) Walters of Charlestown, Roy (Roberta) Walters of Rising Sun, and Brian (Debbie) Walters of Martinsville; siblings, Clarene Miller of Bargersville, Ruby Shirley of Beech Grove, Doris Whitaker and Nolan Leon Walters of Indianapolis; 29 ...

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  9. Authorities collect DNA as part of Lauren Spierer investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    MARTINSVILLE, Ind. -- There have been new developments in the case of missing IU student Lauren Spierer -- including newly collected DNA samples and a second search tied to the case.

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  10. Police pursuit in Morgan County ends with vehicle in water; driver rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... of the Super Bowl-winning teams. including the Colts. The FBI and Bloomington officers searched properties in Martinsville and Trafalgar last week in connection with Lauren Spierer's 2011 disappearance. Our chopper flew over both properties ...

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  11. A violent night with 5 people shot in 4 separate incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... my mind: That could have been the Indianapolis Colts. The FBI and Bloomington officers searched properties in Martinsville and Trafalgar last week in connection with Lauren Spierer's 2011 disappearance. Our chopper flew over both properties ...

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  12. Trafalgar man investigated in Spierer caseRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | Brown County Democrat

    The FBI and other officers searched the property of a man arrested last year in a string of flashing cases as part of an investigation into Indiana University student Lauren Spierer's disappearance. The Morgan County property at 2980 Old Morgantown Road, east of Martinsville, was the last known address of Justin Matthew Wagers, 35. He was arrested last year on indecent exposure charges and has been held in the Johnson County Jail since then.

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  13. Missing Bloomington man found dead in Monroe CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... is ready to switch her career into a different lane. The FBI and Bloomington officers searched properties in Martinsville and Trafalgar last week in connection with Lauren Spierer's 2011 disappearance. Our chopper flew over both properties Saturday, ...

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  14. Summitville man dies after falling through iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... have made it clear they are not happy with it. Sources confirm to Eyewitness News the search of properties in Martinsville and Trafalgar are related to the investigation into the disappearance of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer. Sources ...

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  15. Teenager critically wounded in near-downtown shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... or where it occurred, according to police. Sources confirm to Eyewitness News the search of properties in Martinsville and Trafalgar are related to the investigation into the disappearance of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer. Sources ...

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  16. Police reportedly seek DNA swab from man who lived in raided Ind. houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Fox News

    ... 35, previously lived at the Morgan County property located in the 3900 block of Old Morgantown Road near Martinsville. The FBI and Bloomington police searched for evidence at the property and conducted a search after a cadaver dog picked up a "hit" ...

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  17. FBI confirms investigation in Morgan County relates to missing IU student Lauren SpiererRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... "providing manpower, expertise and resources" to help with the investigation. Investigators were working in the Martinsville, Indiana, area which is northeast of Bloomington. The Morgan County sheriff said federal agents were in the area of the 2900 ...

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  18. Sex offender linked to Spierer investigation has lengthy criminal historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Justin Wagers is a registered sex offender with several convictions in four Indiana counties ranging from public indecency to sexual gratification to intimidation and invasion of privacy. His last known address is a brick home just east of Martinsville where Thursday FBI agents and local law enforcement officers conducted a search in connection to the disappearance of missing Indiana University Lauren Spierer, Wagers' attorney confirmed to I-Team 8. That attorney later issued a statement saying: " Mr. Wagers has no knowledge regarding the disappearance of Lauren Spierer or any other missing person.

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  19. Bloomington reacts to new break in Lauren Spierer caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... case," Lt. John Kovach said. The press conference came after an extensive search of a piece of property in Martinsville on Thursday. The house is owned by family members of convicted sex offender Justin Wagers.Wagers is already being held in the ...

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  20. Vicky K. Seaman, ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Republic

    Vicky K. Seaman, 56, of Columbus, formerly of Morgantown, passed away Thursday afternoon, Jan. 28, 2016, at the Columbus Regional Hospital. Vicky was born in Martinsville on March 5, 1959, to the late James McWhorter and Martha Davidson.

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