St Joseph County Newswire

St Joseph County Newswire

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  1. College Interns Get Badges and Chance to Work with Police Cybercrimes UnitRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Notre Dame students are getting real-world experience investigating cybercrimes in an internship program that swears them in as police officers. Debra Cassens Wiss, of ABA Journal reports, the interns are working with law enforcement in St. Joseph County, Indiana, Slate reports.

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  2. Authorities: Officer shoots, wounds man who pointed gunRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 25 | The Republic

    Authorities say a police officer shot and wounded a young man who allegedly pointed a gun at another officer in northern Indiana. Lt. Alex Arendt, assistant commander of the St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit, says two plain-clothes South Bend Police Department officers in an unmarked vehicle spotted a vehicle driving erratically Monday and followed it into the parking lot of a lounge.

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  3. Authorities: Officer shoots, wounds man who pointed gunRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Daily Journal

    Authorities say a police officer shot and wounded a young man who allegedly pointed a gun at another officer in northern Indiana. Lt. Alex Arendt, assistant commander of the St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit, says two plain-clothes South Bend Police Department officers in an unmarked vehicle spotted a vehicle driving erratically Monday and followed it into the parking lot of a lounge.

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  4. Michigan man on probation shot by police in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | MLive.com

    A man already on probation in Cass County, Michigan was shot by police Monday after he pointed a gun at an officer, according to the Associated Press. Kristopher Mingo Flores,allegedly pointed a gun at an officer before another officer shot Flores.

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  5. Special focus on black infant mortalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | Journal Gazette

    The 107 onesies in front of the offices of Community Wellness Partners in South Bend is a sad but effective reminder of the work that remains to be done when it comes to reducing the high infant mortality rate among black babies in our area and the state.

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  6. Walkerton man charged with having child porn to stand trial in DecemberRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 23 | The Pilot News

    The St. Joseph County Prosecutor's Office charged Waun, 22, earlier this month with multiple counts of possession of child pornography.

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  7. Nappanee man accused of defrauding elderly Lakeville coupleRead the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | The Pilot News

    A Nappanee man was arrested Thursday on suspicion of home improvement fraud after prosecutor's say he failed to do work for an elderly Lakeville couple. The St. Joseph County Prosecutor's Office charged Larry Lewis, 65, with home improvement fraud and two counts of theft.

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  8. Death penalty dropped for man's 3rd triple-murder trialRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2018 | Washington Times

    A northern Indiana man who's facing his third trial in a triple-murder case won't face the death penalty if he's convicted again in the killings. A St. Joseph County judge on Friday approved prosecutors' request that the death penalty option be dropped for Wayne Kubsch .

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  9. Walkerton man charged with having child pornRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2018 | The Pilot News

    The St. Joseph County Prosecutor's Office filed multiple counts of possession of child pornography against a Walkerton man on Monday and said there could be more victims connected to a Walkerton church. Prosecutors charged David J. Waun, 22, with four counts of having child porn - some depicting children 2 or 3 years old engaging in sex acts with adults.

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  10. Trooper clocks suspected drunk driver going 125 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind. - A South Bend man was arrested on multiple charges early Monday morning after being stopped by an Indiana State Trooper for driving 125 miles per hour.

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  11. Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapersRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2018 | Washington Times

    Suspected crack cocaine and several guns were found inside the Gary apartment in which 2-year-old Jayla Miller was fatally shot in the head Tuesday, police and prosecutors contend. While the girl's mother, Dashana Fowler, 22, has been charged with felony neglect in Jayla's death, Lake County Prosecutor Bernard Carter said potential evidence in the case indicates at least one other party could have faced criminal charges as well.

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  12. Northern Indiana man dies in fiery truck-train collisionRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2018 | The Republic

    Authorities say a 23-year-old northern Indiana man died when he drove his pickup truck around railroad crossing arms and collided with a freight train. The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department said Franky Reeves of Osceola died in the fiery crash about 4:30 a.m. Wednesday on a rural road along the Elkhart-St.

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  13. First responders help 250-pound dog get out of the heat at Indiana parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    "Bo Bo," a 250-pound mastiff-Great Dane mix, was overcome by heat while exercising at a St. Joseph County park. ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind.

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  14. Jimmy Carter joins volunteers, faith groups at Habitat for Humanity eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Iobserve

    Although stormy skies often interrupted the hammering and sent volunteers ducking for tents, a Habitat for Humanity event in Indiana pulled together almost 2,000 volunteers, generous contributions, celebrities and faith groups. Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn, both in their 90s, were in Mishawaka helping to build 23 single-family houses during the last week of August.

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  15. Community Foundation Of St. Joseph County Awards Over $208K In Regional Arts GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Times-Union

    Thirty-one area organizations have received grants from the Indiana Arts Commission to support their arts programming from July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019. These grants, which total over $208,000, were awarded through the IAC's partnership with the Community Foundation of St. Joseph County.

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  16. Elbel Golf Course sale and lease both opposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    The South Bend Park Board will hold a special meeting on February 11th to discuss the uncertain future of Elbel Golf Course. Last Friday, a proposal to sell the course was pending before the South Bend Common Council when it was withdrawn by the mayor, who suggested that a lease may be more appropriate in light of expressed community concerns.

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  17. Andrew Allen of Walkerton Arrested by City Police for DWS & WarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    Plymouth Police Officer John Weir conducted a traffic stop Friday morning about 10:20 at Plymouth Goshen Trail and Lilac Road. The driver, 32 year old Andrew Skyler Allen of Walkerton was found to be driving on a suspended license.

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  18. Jimmy Carter helps build 23 homes in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2018 | WHAS11

    Over the years, Ericka Santiesteban has watched with envy - and a hint of sadness - as friends and family used pencil marks to track their children's growth on the walls of their homes. It's a common ritual, but for this Hoosier mother of three boys, ages 13, 12 and 3, an elusive one.

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  19. Jury declines to indict South Bend officer in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    A prosecutor says a grand jury has declined to indict a South Bend police officer in connection with a traffic collision that killed a young single mother. St. Joseph County Prosecutor Kenneth Cotter announced Friday the grand jury didn't indict Patrolman Justin Gorny on a charge of reckless homicide in the July 20 crash that killed 22-year-old Erica Flores.

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  20. Father who took children to be arraigned todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Fernando Cruz, his three children and the model of the vehicle its believed he is driving. If you see them give St. Joseph County Central Dispatch a call at 269.467.4195 or call 911.

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