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ELKHART — A Mishawaka woman is accused of prostituting a teenager and a woman with a developmental disability following an investigation by Indiana State Police.

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GOSHEN — Jury deliberations continued into the evening Wednesday in the trial of an Elkhart teen for attempted murder.

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GOSHEN — A former Nappanee man is on trial this week on child molesting charges following his extradition from Canada.

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SOUTH BEND —  Marcell Spencer, 23, of Goshen, was sentenced before U.S. District Court Judge Jon E. DeGuilio, upon his plea of guilty to possessing with intent to distribute marijuana and possession of firearms in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, U.S. Attorney Thomas Kirsch announced.

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ELKHART — The Elkhart County state prosecutor, at the request of the U.S. attorney's office, is dismissing pending battery charges against two police officers seen on surveillance video repeatedly punching a handcuffed man in the city lockup.

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ELKHART — A South Bend woman has admitted to her role in a counterfeit coupon scheme with her mother, which netted over $100,000 worth of lingerie.

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GOSHEN — A Goshen man who received a combined 170-year sentence after he was found guilty of two murders and an attempted killing is challenging his conviction.

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SOUTH BEND — A judge has consolidated the evidence exchange process in two lawsuits against Elkhart police who opened fire on a vehicle in December 2016, killing a man and severely injuring his passenger.

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ELKHART — A plea hearing for an Elkhart Police officer accused of breaking into his ex-wife’s home and harassing her was postponed Wednesday at the request of his attorney.  

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GOSHEN — The first time Nicole Markin recognized her son’s picture in the paper, he was the suspect in an August 2017 armed robbery.

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GOSHEN — A Goshen man faces multiple counts of child molesting after two girls came forward with claims he touched them.

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ELKHART — Elkhart Police officers named in a wrongful death lawsuit disagree with the version it gives of the events surrounding a December 2016 fatal shooting.

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TERRE HAUTE — A former pastor at Connexions Church in Elkhart has been arrested on a charge of voyeurism after filming a man in Planet Fitness bathroom, the Tribune-Star reports. 

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SOUTH BEND — U.S. District Court Magistrate Judge Michael Gotsch has rejected a request from the City of Elkhart for a subpoena seeking records of communication between the South Bend Tribune and Keith Cooper, who is suing the city because of his wrongful conviction in a 1996 robbery and shooting.

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ELKHART — A trial date has been set for a Michigan couple suspected of allowing a child with special needs to ingest meth, possibly contributing to her death.

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GOSHEN — A judge has dismissed four counts of child molesting against a Goshen man, saying the state waited too long to tell him about the charges.

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GOSHEN — An Elkhart woman accused of killing her husband, taking his money and fleeing the state has pleaded guilty.

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ELKHART — No charges will be filed following the death of Laminika Dockery, 36, of Elkhart, who suffered a medical emergency at the Elkhart County Community Corrections Work Release facility in Goshen on July 31 and died shortly after being transported to Goshen Hospital. 

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GOSHEN — An Elkhart man who was arrested for not obeying a summons to testify in a murder trial is arguing that the charge should be thrown out.

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ELKHART — An Elkhart woman is being held on $305,000 bond in multiple cases related to an ongoing dispute with a woman whom she allegedly tried to hit with a car.

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ELKHART — An Elkhart man who is awaiting trial for sexual misconduct with a minor is being held without bond after failing to make his last court date.

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GOSHEN — A Nappanee man charged with multiple counts of dealing meth will spend six years in prison under the terms of a plea agreement entered Thursday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Prosecutors in Indiana say a small change to a passage in the criminal code allows courts to consider the full weight of out-of-state convictions for high-level felonies at sentencing.

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GOSHEN — An Elkhart man convicted of selling methamphetamine as the head of a smuggling and distribution ring was sentenced to 36 years in prison Thursday, even as his attorney pushed for a new trial on the claim that a key witness lied.

GOSHEN — An Elkhart County man charged with molesting two young girls remains in jail after a judge's recent decision not to lower his $170,000 bond.

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GOSHEN – A Goshen teenager who admitted to robbing a 15-year-old classmate at gunpoint was sentenced to nine years in prison Thursday.

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