Man accused of armed break-in at former workplace near Middlebury

first_imgIndianaLocalNews Facebook Twitter By Jon Zimney – December 29, 2020 0 492 Facebook Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp WhatsApp Twitter Man accused of armed break-in at former workplace near Middlebury Pinterest (Photo supplied/Elkhart County Jail) A former trailer factory employee is accused of breaking back into the building and aiming a gun at another worker.Casey Balser, 24, was arrested, last week, after police were called to a factory near Middlebury.Balser first refused to hand the gun over to police, but an officer was able to detain him and place him in handcuffs.Officers allegedly found meth among the possessions he left behind after breaking in through the women’s restroom window, according to 95.3 MNC’s reporting partners at The Elkhart Truth.He’s charged with burglary, carrying and pointing a loaded gun without a license and resisting.Read more about Balser’s arrest from the original story published by The Elkhart Truth. Previous articleCity of South bend to offer free Christmas tree disposal starting next weekNext articleWarsaw Man Facing Intimidation Charge After Alleged Threats Jon ZimneyJon Zimney is the News and Programming Director for News/Talk 95.3 Michiana’s News Channel and host of the Fries With That podcast. Follow him on Twitter @jzimney. Google+last_img read more

Area Middle School Basketball Games

first_imgBatesville 7th Grade defeated Brookville Middle School 33-25.Trey Heidlage led all scores with 11 points while Sam Haskamp and Cooper Williams addd 4, and 6 others added 2 points.  Austin Siefert was the team leader with 2 assists.  Tyler Myers and Cooper Williams led the team with 5 rebounds while Sam Haskamp added 4.  Lane Oesterling led the team with 4 steals with Heidlage and Williams adding 3 each.  Oesterling also led the team with 2 deflections while Alex Westerfeld also added 2.BMS will be in action Monday night @ Greensburg.The 8th grade Bulldogs lost a very close game last night against the Franklin County Travel Team by a score of 41-39.1st Q – 16-8 FC; 2nd Q – 25-18 FC; 3rd Q. – 33-33.Isaac Barker led the team with 23 points. Lane Westerfeld had a solid game with 7 points and Luke Schroeder did well with 6 points.The Dogs had good effort and considering the (3) missed practices due to bad weather, we were competitive against a more physical, stronger Franklin County team.Submitted by Batesville Coaches Eric Feller and Terry Giesting.The Saint Louis 7th Grade Basketball team was defeated by Sunman Dearborn by the score of 37-17. The Cardinals played well but were simply over-matched by the size and strength of Sunman Dearborn.Robert Raver led the Cardinals in scoring, steals, and blocked shots while Kevin Salatin led Saint Louis in rebounding.The St. Louis 8th grade boys basketball team returned to action Thursday night for the first in almost two weeks.  It was 8th Grade Night as the Cardinals played Sunman-Dearborn in their final home game of the season.  The Trojans proved too much for St. Louis, however, defeating the Cardinals 52-21.Stuart Lamping and Chandler Meyers led the team offensively, scoring 11 and 8 points respectively.  Jack Kellerman added some steals and played well defensively.  Gavin Koester came off the bench and hustled defensively, forcing 3 turnovers against S-D.The Cardinals play their final regular season game on Tuesday, 1/14 vs. St. Nicholas (game will be played at Milan Elementary).Submitted by STL Coaches Dale Amrhein and Jon Temple.last_img read more

Milo Under-18 schools football action on today

first_imgMILO schools football action will resume today and tomorrow at the Ministry of Education ground in the Milo/Ministry of Public Health-sponsored U-18 football tournament.In the first of the three games carded for today, St Rose’s High will take on St Winefride’s Secondary from 11:00hrs while the Bishops’ go toe-to-toe with Houston Secondary from 12:30hrs.North Ruimveldt will oppose Freeburg in the final game of the afternoon from 14:00hrs.On Sunday from 11:00hrs, the action will pit Kingston Secondary against St Mary’s while Tucville Secondary will challenge Charlestown Secondary from 12:30hrs.Lodge Secondary will meet East Ruimveldt Secondary in game three of the day from 14:00hrs while Morgan’s Learning Centre will clash with St John’s College.last_img read more