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Local Record: Feb. 7, 2023

• Omar Mendoza-Hernandez, 30, Crawfordsville, was arrested on a charge of operating a vehicle without a license — 9:38 p.m. • Wires/tree limbs down in the 300 block of West Market Street — 10:01 a.m. • Property damage crash at East C.R. 150S and South Washington Street —...
CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN

Inmate dies in Tippecanoe County Jail

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A 42-year-old inmate at the Tippecanoe County Jail died in his cell late Monday morning, according to Indiana State Police and Tippecanoe County Coroner Carrie Costello. Other inmates alerted jail guards that the inmate was having a medical problem in his cell, according to the Indiana State Police news release....
TIPPECANOE COUNTY, IN
Journal Review

Wall collapses at Journal Review

A portion of a brick exterior wall at the Journal Review collapsed around 1 p.m. Monday. The 200-foot section that collapsed was part of the west wall located along the courthouse parking lot. It fell outwardly, sending debris into the parking lot. No vehicles in the courthouse lot or those...
CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN
WLFI.com

Inmate dies at Tippecanoe County Jail

Tippecanoe County Coroner Costello says the inmate was a 42-year-old Black male. His autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon. Costello says the inmate was a 42-year-old Black male. The autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.
Journal Review

Noted entomologist to speak at Wabash

Wabash College will host one of the nation’s foremost ecologists and conservationists when Dr. Douglas Tallamy visits campus as part of the President’s Distinguished Speaker Series. Tallamy will give a talk entitled, “Nature’s Best Hope,” at 7:30 p.m. Monday in Salter Hall of the Fine Arts Center.
CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN

ISP: Thorntown man led trooper on high-speed chase with kids in car

CLINTON COUNTY, Ind. — A Thorntown man is facing several charges after a high-speed pursuit in Clinton County last week. Travis Martin, 29, was reportedly spotted speeding and committing other traffic violations by an Indiana State Police trooper on US 52 near Manson Colfax Road on Friday, Feb. 3. The trooper attempted to stop Martin, but he sped southeast on US 52 in an attempt to elude the traffic stop.
THORNTOWN, IN

3-year-old accidentally shoots self in Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, Ind — Lafayette police said a 3-year-old was taken to the hospital after they accidentally shot themself Saturday. Police were called to a report of a child who had been shot in the 1400 block of Broadway Street, near Wabash Avenue, around 5:45 p.m. Investigators determined the child...
LAFAYETTE, IN
WLFI.com

LDP investigating late night shootout

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (IND) — Lafayette Police continue to investigate a late night shootout in Lafayette. According to Lt. Justin Hartman, police received several calls reporting gun shots around 11:50 p.m. on Saturday. Officers who were on duty in the area also heard shots fired. Multiple shell casings were found...

Man shot, killed in Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A man was killed in a shooting Sunday morning outside an apartment complex in Lafayette. Police said the shooting happened near the Bay Pointe and Pheasant Run apartment complexes, which are just north of the intersection of Concord Road and Brady Lane. Lafayette police were called...
LAFAYETTE, IN
WLFI.com

Back-up needed after string of serious crimes across Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Neighbors are feeling concerned after a string of serious crimes across the city this weekend. The calls became so frequent Lafayette Police Department was forced to call in back-up from off-duty officers. As we've reported, a southside neighborhood was rocked over the weekend after a...
LAFAYETTE, IN
Journal Review

Montgomery County Council on Aging

Ten members of the Montgomery County Council on Aging met Jan. 11 at Fusion 54 and via Zoom for their monthly meeting. December minutes were read and approved, and the treasurer’s report was then presented. One highlight of the treasurer’s report included the disbursements to three 2022 year-end grant recipients in Montgomery County whose organizations provide care services for seniors in our community. Those recipients are Crawfordsville Fire Department’s Paramedicine Program for their newfalls prevention initiative; the Montgomery County Free Clinic for senior dental services; and the Lafayette Honor Flight in support of our local veterans.

Retired Indiana state trooper hit, killed by car in Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A retired Indiana state trooper died last week after being hit by a car in Lafayette. Theodore Dudzinski, 87, was attempting to cross North Ninth Street near the intersection with Ferry Street just before 12 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1, when he stepped into the path of a car.
LAFAYETTE, IN
WLFI.com

Identity of Pheasant Run shooting victim released

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Tippecanoe County Coroner has released the identity of a man found dead with a gunshot wound ,Sunday at Pheasant Run apartments. Officials said the victims name is Michael McCord Jr., a 21-years-old from Rockford, IL. Preliminary cause of death was multiple gunshot wounds. Officers responded...
TIPPECANOE COUNTY, IN

Indiana 3-year-old shoots self in leg, hospitalized

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A 3-year-old is recovering in an Indiana hospital after shooting himself in the leg. According to the Lafayette Police Department, officers and EMS were called around 5:45 p.m. Saturday to the 1400 block of Broadway Street in Tippecanoe County for a juvenile shot. Upon arrival, LPD officers found that a 3-year-old boy […]
LAFAYETTE, IN
Journal Review

Local Record: Feb. 4, 2023

• Property damage crash at 1101 Darlington Ave. — 6:37 a.m. • Property damage in the 900 block of Ray Street — 9:27 a.m. • Theft in the 1400 block of West Wabash Avenue — 12:48 p.m. • Property damage crash at 1104 Big Four Arch Road...
CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN