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Indiana man charged with murder withdraws from township race

May. 18, 2022 17:38 PM EDT

LEBANON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana man who was one of three Republican candidates who advanced in the primary for a township board position has withdrawn after being charged with murder in connection with the March death of his wife. Andrew Wilhoite's withdrawal form signed...

Editorial Roundup: Iowa

May. 16, 2022 15:52 PM EDT

Des Moines Register. May 15, 2022. Editorial: A new report offers a path to answers about racial profiling by police. Will Des Moines take it? Recommendations in a new report, which echo earlier calls from activists on racial profiling and other issues, can help...

Indiana man charged with murder advances in township race

May. 06, 2022 12:49 PM EDT

LEBANON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana man charged with murder in connection with the March death of his wife is one of three candidates who advanced in a primary election this week for a township board. Andrew Wilhoite, 40, of Lebanon received 60 of the 276 total votes Tuesday for...

North Carolina sheriff's office arrests man in 2012 murder

May. 04, 2022 14:49 PM EDT

CLINTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been arrested in connection with a murder case dating back to 2012, authorities said. News outlets reported the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement on Wednesday that Glen Allen Stewart, Jr. was identified as a person...

Two dead after vehicle flees police traffic stop

Apr. 10, 2022 14:03 PM EDT

CLINTON, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina authorities are investigating a police pursuit that left two people dead. News outlets report that Sampson County sheriff’s deputies tried to perform a traffic stop on a Dodge Challenger on Saturday evening but the driver of the vehicle sped...

Patrol IDs 4 killed in 2-vehicle crash in eastern Iowa

Mar. 18, 2022 14:15 PM EDT

CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa State Patrol has identified four people killed in a two-vehicle crash in eastern Iowa earlier this week as Clinton residents who were all over the age of 80. The two drivers killed in the Wednesday afternoon head-on crash were in their 90s, the Clinton...

Patrol says 4 killed in 2-vehicle crash in eastern Iowa

Mar. 17, 2022 10:08 AM EDT

CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — Four people have been killed and another injured in a two-vehicle crash in eastern Iowa, according to the Iowa State Patrol. The crash happened Wednesday afternoon on Iowa Highway 136 a couple of miles northwest of Clinton, the Clinton Herald reported. The...

Official misconduct charges filed against sheriff, wife

Mar. 04, 2022 20:18 PM EST

FRANKFORT, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana sheriff and his wife faced charges of official misconduct and conflict of interest brought by a special prosecutor. The charges filed Friday against Clinton County Sheriff Rich Kelly and his wife, Ashley, were filed Friday in Clinton Circuit...