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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.

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DEMOTTE — According to the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, two local women were arrested on multiple charges stemming from an incident southwest of DeMotte. The women, Angela L. Pullins, 37, of DeMotte, and Roxanna C. Gentz, 33, of Wheatfield, have been charged with robbery, a level 3 felony…

DEMOTTE — On Friday, Jasper County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 24-year old woman Friday after a call came in of an unsafe driver on US 231 at the intersection of SR 110. The caller followed the vehicle to a residence about 3.5 miles south of that intersection.

DEMOTTE — A Jasper County Sheriff’s Officer pulled a driver over Sunday morning, Aug. 25, after observing the vehicle was speeding and crossing left of center on SR 10, just south of DeMotte. The deputy noticed the smell of alcohol emanating from the driver as well as signs of intoxication.

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REMINGTON — Thirty-year-old Daniel Brown of Fowler was arrested Aug. 24, on charges of burglary, a level 5 felony, auto theft, a level 6 felony, criminal mischief, a class A misdemeanor and criminal recklessness, a class B misdemeanor.

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RENSSELAER — Rensselaer Police, while working with the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, arrested two individuals Aug. 15 for charges which included fleeing from an officer and alleged possession of methamphetamine.

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RENSSELAER — Thirty-seven-year-old Kevin Stone was recently incarcerated at the Jasper County Detention Center on charges of possessing methamphetamine, a level 6 felony, and criminal trespassing, a class A misdemeanor. This is according to information from the JCSO.

HEBRON — The Hebron Police Department made an early morning arrest on Aug. 11, bringing in Ryan F. Lucas Jr., 20, of DeMotte on a charge of sexual misconduct with a minor. The Jasper County Sheriff’s Department has been investigating an incident that allegedly took place on March 10. The she…

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STATEHOUSE — The Indiana Supreme Court unanimously affirmed the conviction and life sentence for Derrick Cardosi for the Aug. 28, 2016 triple homicide in Sumava Resorts.

WHEATFIELD — The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office released a statement Monday afternoon after arresting two more stemming from a domestic incident that occurred on July 22 at a residence in rural Wheatfield.

RENSSELAER — Three people were arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamine, and dealing methamphetamine after a traffic stop in Rensselaer. Three adults were arrested and transported to the Jasper County Jail on the the charges. A Wheatfield woman, Jeana L. Morrison, 35, was among t…

DEMOTTE — DeMotte Police and the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a domestic disturbance in the DeMotte area according to a press release issued by the sheriff’s office. The incident began around 12:35 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6. As officers were responding to the residence…

UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Climate Action Summit kicked off in New York on Monday, but young environmental activists are already looking beyond the official gathering, a recognition that it will take sustained pressure to spur governments, many of them allied with the fossil fuel industry, to take meaningful action. As the summit got underway, 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg ...

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