Investigators Take The Stand

WARSAW — Testimony Tuesday afternoon in the murder trial of Brandon Thomas Woody and Kyle David DeHart for the deaths of Tara Thornburg and Josh Knisley, focused around investigators in the case and the search for evidence. The cross examination by attorneys for the defendants questioned Syracuse Police … Read More


Man Arrested On I-70 With 48 Pounds Of Marijuana Covered In Yellow Mustard

CLOVERDALE — A man traveling from California to Pennsvlvania was arrested Thursday on eastbound I-70 near Cloverdale after Indiana State Police pulled him over for a routine safety inspection and found a stash of marijuana covered in yellow mustard

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Indiana State Police Retiree Honored

FREMONT — Retired Indiana State Police Master Trooper Ronald G. Kane was honored Monday, Sept. 12, with a Proclamation issued to him by State Police Superintendent Douglas G. Carter for his many years of disseminating information to his community and beyond for the last 20 years. Fort Wayne District Commander Lieutenant … Read More


State Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting, LaGrange County

LAGRANGE COUNTY — Investigators from the Indiana State Police, Fort Wayne, are investigating a police officer-involved shooting which stemmed from a vehicle pursuit originating in the Elkhart County town of Middlebury earlier this afternoon, Tuesday, Aug. 16. Preliminary investigation indicates at approximately 3:30 p.m., a 1997 Chevrolet van … Read More

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Parkview, State Police To Host Don’t Text And Drive Seminars

FORT WAYNE — This month, Parkview Trauma Centers is teaming up with the Indiana State Police and Evans Toyota to host two free community seminars aimed at teaching people the importance of not driving distracted. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear the story of Chandler Gerber, who … Read More


State Police Arrest Three In Elkhart Drug Investigation

By TRENT SMITH Public Information Officer, Indiana State Police Bremen Post ELKHART COUNTY — A two-month drug investigation by the Indiana State Police ended with three arrests Tuesday morning, Aug. 2, after troopers served a search warrant at an Elkhart home. The state police raided the home located at … Read More

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Shooting Incident Names To Be Released Soon

NORTH WEBSTER — Names of the individuals involved in the North Webster Shooting will be divulged tomorrow, Friday, July 29, mid-morning or afternoon, according to Indiana State Police Public Information Officer Sgt. Trent Smith. Smith stated the ISP won’t be speaking to the Kosciusko Deputy Sheriff, who was … Read More


Elder Arrested For Drugs, Possession Of Firearm By Violent Felon

NOTE: Ink Free News has been notified that the information received pertaining to this story stems from charges filed in January. The information on the booking sheet should have read, “failure to appear.” The original article from January can be accessed here. WARSAW — Chase Allen Elder, 31, 4447 … Read More


State Police K-9 Retired From Bremen Post

BREMEN — Indiana State Police K-9 Zane has been retired after nearly eight years of service working the road. Trooper Ryan McNamara and his partner Zane have been patrolling the Bremen district since December, 2008. Over their career, McNamara and Zane have been responsible for removing pounds of … Read More


IRS, State Police Assist In Warsaw Prostitution Bust

WARSAW — Friday afternoon, July 8, investigators from the Warsaw Police Department and Indiana State Police served a search warrant at Ying Massage following several months of investigation into its criminal business practices. Ying Massage is located at 493 S. Circle Drive West on the east side of … Read More


Removing Vehicle After Property Damage Crash Will Be Law Again

INDIANAPOLIS — A law that had been on the Indiana books as a misdemeanor and was inadvertently removed has been reinstated as a class “C” infraction. Beginning July 1, IC 9-26-1-1.2 is added to the Indiana code as a new section and states, “If, after an operator of … Read More


Search Warrants Executed In Kimmel And Cromwell

NOBLE COUNTY — The Noble County Sheriff’s Department, Allen County Drug Task Force and DEA executed multiple search warrants in the towns of Kimmell and Cromwell, around 6 a.m. Tuesday, June 21. The search warrants were the result of more than six weeks of undercover investigation. As a … Read More