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Muncie police were investigating a fatal shooting in the city’s southeast side Industry neighborhood Monday night. Officers were called to the scene, just east of Pershing Drive in the 700 block of East Fifth Street, about 8:45 p.m. and found 33-year-old Jamel D. Barnes bleeding profusely, in the middle of the street.
Barnes was still alive was rushed to the hospital, but a Delaware County deputy coroner, says the victim was pronounced dead on arrival. Police are still investigating.
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Two men are in jail on drug and theft charges in connection with the theft of trailers and motorcycles. Elwood police say the pair made off with two trailers, two Harley Davidson motorcycles valued at more than $100,000, an Oldsmobile stolen from Anderson, and two methamphetamine labs and other controlled substances. Sherman Jackson of Elwood [...]17.05.13
It’s puppy and kitten season. And that makes things tough for ARF – the Animal Rescue Fund. For the past month, the shelter has been getting too many kittens and not enough donations. ARF Director Melissa Blair has issued a plea for help with vet bills and other expenses. Donations can be made through munciearf.com [...]17.05.13
The Muncie board of works has voted to close a one-block stretch of Dill Street. The Muncie Redevelopment Commission asked the works board to close Dill between North Street and University Avenue beginning as early as June 15 and continuing until as late as July 2014. The closure is due to the $60 million commercial [...]