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LAKE VILLAGE — On Saturday, Nov. 16, about 8 p.m., a male described as 5’ 5” to 5’ 8” with a slim build, wearing a black trench coat style jacket, dark green stocking cap, mask, jeans and black gloves entered the AMSTAR gas station on CR 300W in Lake Village (about ¾ mile south of US 41 and SR 10).

Two women were arrested for possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia after calling the sheriff’s office for assistance when they ran out of gas. On Oct. 29, in the early morning, Jasper County officers arrived at the intersection of County Rd. 400 North and 20 East to assist the when …

WHEATFIELD — A Wheatfield woman was arrested and charged with domestic battery after an alleged altercation in a home northwest of the Town of Wheatfield. According to a release from the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the scene of a domestic disturbance in the mornin…

DEMOTTE — The Jasper County Sheriff’s office released information Friday regarding an incident that occurred on Oct. 9. The release states a deputy observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed going northbound on U.S. 231 near County Rd. 400 North. The deputy pulled the vehicle over …

DEMOTTE — Jasper County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call regarding a domestic disturbance at a home southwest of DeMotte Oct. 6. Deputies arrived to find a man who identified himself as Michael T. Baggerly, 23, of DeMotte, who appeared to be intoxicated and agitated, according to a rel…

WHEATFIELD — Chad Fuerstenberg, 47, of DeMotte, was arrested on Oct. 3, after an incident on Sept. 29, when he allegedly struggled with correctional officers from the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office.

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RENSSELAER — A 72 year-old former Rensselaer CPA, William Moit, who resided in Westfield when arrested, has been sentenced after pleading guilty to child pornography charges. This is according to an announcement from U.S. Attorney Thomas Kirsch of Hammond.

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WHEATFIELD — Nineteen-year-old Eugene Uylaki of Wheatfield was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff’s office on Wednesday afternoon for a charge of sexual misconduct with a minor, a level 5 felony.

Actress Lori Loughlin avoided another court appearance Wednesday after a federal judge accepted her latest not guilty plea in the college admissions bribery case. In a filing Tuesday, Magistrate Judge M. Page Kelley waived her appearance and entered the written plea the "Full House" star submitted Nov. 1 to the new bribery charge handed down last month. Prosecutors announced Oct. 22 that ...

LONDON - Britain's Prince Andrew has announced that he will "step back" from public duties, citing the "major disruption" caused by the renewed focus on his relationship with the late financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Andrew, 59, said that he will "step back from public duties for the foreseeable future" after his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, agreed to the move. "It has ...

LOS ANGELES - As Hollywood's major unions gird for potentially contentious contract negotiations with the major studios, streaming giant Netflix is moving to hash out its own labor deals that could give it a competitive advantage in the event of a strike. This summer Netflix negotiated its first overall agreement with actors union SAG-AFTRA. Last month the International Alliance of Theatrical ...