Owen County

Some in community question if justice was served in baby girl's murder

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The man who admitted to kidnapping and killing a 15-month-old girl was sentenced to 60-years in prison Monday morning.Read more

Woman dies after being struck by brake drum

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An Owen County woman died Thursday night after her car was struck by a brake drum that fell off of a semi.Read more

Owen County sheriff investigating road rage incident

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The Owen County Sheriff's Department is investigating a road rage incident that happened Sunday.Read more


Residents, county officials want to hear update about controversial gun range

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A state police investigator called the shooting range "a public safety hazard."Read more

One in custody, officers posted at schools after 'violent messages' on social media

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Investigators say his posts didn’t target anyone. Police officers were posted at schools as a precaution. Read more

Roads closed due to high water in Owen, Hancock County

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With the non-stop rain, comes flooding. There are reports of many roads in Owen and Hancock Counties closed due to high water. Read more

Owen County man and girlfriend facing child molestation charges involving 5-year-old girl

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An Owen County man is facing several counts of child molestation after police say he molested his girlfriend's 5-year-old daughter. Read more

Dozens of animals removed from suspected hoarding situation

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Officials say more than 80 animals including nearly 30 pot-bellied pigs have been removed from a suspected animal hoarding situation in western Indiana.Read more

Owen County Humane Society takes in 83 animals rescued from filthy conditions

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The humane society is asking for help after saving more than 80 animals in Owen County.Read more


Authorities looking for man who exposed himself at McCormick's Creek State Park

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The Owen County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a man who exposed himself to visitors, including children, at McCormick's Creek State...Read more

Town of Spencer devastated by crash that kills three in one family

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A small town in Owen County is mourning the loss of three members of one family...Read more