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The first of eight defendants arrested in the local bath salts raids has struck a deal with prosecutors and entered a guilty plea. Kameljit “Lucky” Singh pleaded guilty to dealing in a represented controlled substance. The proposed plea agreement puts a 364-day cap on any sentence Singh could receive and requires the defendant to “cooperate with the state” and testify, as needed, against two of his co-defendants “as well as any other individuals who may be charged.” The eight men were arrested in the wake of June raids at six local convenience stories after a nine-month investigation of the selling of bath salts and spice.
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A monstrous tornado at least a half-mile wide with winds up to 200 mph ripped through the Oklahoma city of Moore Monday. Officials say the death toll is expected to rise while more than 200 are being treated at hospitals.The National Weather Service says the twister was at least an EF4.21.05.13
A former Anderson couple just recently sold their house in Shawnee, Okla., and bought one in Moore – the site of yesterday’s deadly tornadoes. Becky and Dustin Smith, who are safe, say they don’t know if that house is still standing. The Smiths haven’t been able to get out to the area of their new [...]21.05.13
A severe thunderstorm rolled through the area around 4 this morning, damaging a Noblesville gas station. Power out in parts of Hamilton County caused Noblesville Schools to operate on a two hour delay. At its peak, Duke and IPL were reporting a combined 22 thousand without power – Anderson Power & Light reported more than [...]