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.

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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.

Former Texas Rep. Beto O'Rourke and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg clashed over the future of the Democratic Party's policy on gun control. O'Rourke said he believes the government should buy back assault rifles - essentially, a form of confiscation - while Buttigieg thought that plan was fuzzy on the details and would imperil the Democratic Party's appeal to moderates. "We cannot wait for ...

MEXICO CITY - A soldier was among 15 people killed in southern Mexico on Tuesday in a shootout between the military and suspected members of organized crime, authorities said. The gunbattle took place in Tepochica in Guerrero state, security spokesman Roberto Alvarez Heredia said in a statement on Facebook. A day earlier, 13 police officers were killed in an ambush by suspected members of a ...

NEW YORK - A deported immigrant who illegally returned to the U.S. is now charged with killing his Bronx girlfriend and leaving her body to rot for a month. Luis Severino, 49, was indicted Tuesday on charges he allegedly stabbed his girlfriend, Cindy Olivo, 33, in their Fordham Heights apartment sometime in June. Police found her decomposed body July 12 in the apartment after neighbors ...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Roseville police said Tuesday they are investigating the gruesome slaying of four people by a man who killed at least three family members inside his Roseville apartment and traveled across Northern California with a fourth victim's body in his car before surrendering Monday more than 200 miles away and confessing to the crimes. Capt. Josh Simon said that Shankar Nagappa ...