Vanderburgh County Newswire (Page 10)

Vanderburgh County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Vanderburgh County, IN. (Page 10)

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  1. A Community in Pain: The opioid problem is growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WEHT

    "It just seems like they're getting more and more," said Evansville Vanderburgh County Dispatcher Carrie James of the number of overdose 911 calls being placed. James is the person, often times, at the other end of one of those calls for help.

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  2. Salvation Army holiday kettle drive kicks off ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Boonville Mayor Charlie Wyatt will participate in the annual kickoff at the Boonville City Hall at 9:00 a.m. "We are in dire need of volunteers this Christmas to ring the bell," said Captain Scott Strissel. "Our Kettle campaign begins November 9 and goes all the way to Christmas Eve."

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  3. Suspected murderer withdraws speedy trial motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    A suspected killer has withdrawn his request for a speedy trial -- and now wants his case moved out of Vanderburgh County. Deshay Hackner os one of two men suspected of shooting Dewone Broomfield and Mary Woodruff on October 30. He and William Rice were the subject of a dramatic police chase on October 31. Hackner and Rice were identified as the shooters by Broomfield before he died.

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  4. Sheriff, commissioners discuss jail overcrowdingWednesday, November...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Vanderburgh County Commissioners react to a letter from the Indiana Department of Corrections, which stated the jail was non-compliant with state standards. "Nothing in this letter is anything we didn't already know or that we haven't already been working on for the last year," explained President Bruce Ungethiem.

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  5. Sheriff Dave Wedding responds to D.O.C. letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WEHT

    The Vanderburgh County Commission met for the first time on Tuesday after the Indiana Department of Correction sent a letter saying the jail was in non-compliance with several state statutes. The letter found the jail to be over capacity after a late October inspection.

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  6. Brad Byrd In-Depth: New tool to fight opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WEHT

    ... h that monitoring process." Brad Byrd: "And this takes right to the overcrowding problem not only for the Vanderburgh County Jail, but for jails across the state of Indiana. Danny, the problem

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  7. Vanderburgh County Commissioners discuss jail overcrowding issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | WEHT

    ... nsider the vote. Also, on the agenda, the letter from the Indiana Department of Corrections stating the Vanderburgh County Jail is in non-compliance regarding over capacity and under staffing. The DOC gave county officials 180 days to develop a plan.

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  8. IN Department of Corrections: Vanderburgh Co. Jail not in complianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | WEHT

    The State of Indiana Department of Corrections issued a letter to the Vanderburgh County Commissioners and the Vanderburgh County Council about jail noncompliance on October 27. The county commission and county council will have 180 days to develop a plan of action to become compliant, according to the letter. "I inspected the Vanderburgh County Jail on October 25, 2017 and found the jail in noncompliance in accordance with IC 11-12-4-2 and IC 36-2-2-24.

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  9. Tornado Watch issued for multiple countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... to the latest timeline, the storms start to develop around 3 p.m. in Illinois before pushing through the Vanderburgh County area by midnight.

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  10. Six dogs left for adoption from Hillview hoarding caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... r sheriff's deputies and animal control officers seized 68 dogs from a former church on Hillview Drive in Vanderburgh County earlier this year.

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  11. Lunch is served at Crazy BuffetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Vanderburgh County Health Department officials shuttered the popular East Side restaurant Tuesday, citing repeat violations and three written warnings. Owner Feien Pan says the warnings concerned employees washing hands before changing work stations and one had to do with the storage of raw meat.

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  12. Willie Williams' family reacts to Deshay Hackner's newest murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Deshay Hackner was acquitted for the murder of Willie Williams back in 2014. Hackner is now back in the Vanderburgh County Jail in this most recent murder case. EPD says his past charges just add an extra element to the case. "But he was acquitted, ...

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  13. Dying Declaration: Victim IDs alleged killers with final breathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WEHT

    ... inconvenienced by the court hearing, often resting his elbows on a wooden podium inside a room at the Vanderburgh County Jail. Hackner also shook his head repeatedly as he interrupted the judge to again ask for a speedy trial. A woman in the ...

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  14. Popular East side restaurant seeks to re-open ThursdayWednesday,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    The Crazy Buffet remained closed on Wednesday -- the sign on the door said it was ordered closed by the Vanderburgh County Health Department. A Health Department spokesman says they found repeated violations during a regular inspection -- violations they've tried in the past to work with managrement on.

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  15. Hunt in Red October; Hunt Brings Home Freshman of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... speak for them in court. A sign on the door says the Burkhardt road restaurant is closed by order of the Vanderburgh County Health Department. A sign on the door says the Burkhardt road restaurant is closed by order of the Vanderburgh County Health ...

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  16. EPD: Murder victim ID'd suspects on his deathbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Journal and Courier

    ... 19, were arrested Tuesday afternoon after a police chase on the Southeast Side. Both men were booked into Vanderburgh County Jail with no bond available. The 911 call recording was not available for release because it was part of the active ...

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  17. Arrests made in connection to double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WEHT

    ... police responded to a shots fired call at East Maryland Street, now the scene of a double murder. The Vanderburgh County coroner says 29-year-old Dewone Broomfield and 28-year-old Mary Woodruff were the victims in the double murder. "Last night's ...

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  18. Friend of Evansville murder victim remembers childhood togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | WEHT

    It happened on east Maryland Street around 10:30 p.m. EPD says officers responded to a "shots fired" call. Vanderburgh County Coroner Steve Lockyear says 29-year-old Dewone Broomfield and 28-year-old Mary Patrice Chalonda Woodruff died at two Evansville hospitals before midnight on Monday.

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  19. ISP: Traffic stop nets two stolen handgunsMonday, October 30Indiana...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    ... was reported stolen out of Henderson, KY and the Smith and Wesson 9 mm pistol was reported stolen out of Vanderburgh County," ISP said in a statement.

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  20. ISP: 2 men arrested after being found with stolen handgunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... the floorboard was reported stolen out of Henderson, and the pistol on his hip was reported stolen out of Vanderburgh County. Both are facing charges of theft, and Ranes is facing an additional charge of carrying a handgun without a permit.

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