Jennifer L. Dager-Cook, 49, was charged with felony battery and strangulation for the Nov. 8 incident.
The woman had told police that she beat her granddaughter with a hammer and scattered her remains with help from a boyfriend back in 1998, but she recanted that story and others.
The arrest was made after police in Bluffton found what appeared to be a meth lab in an apartment Thursday.
Police haven’t yet identified the hoodie-wearing suspect in 28-year-old Amanda Blackburn’s death.
The term would be followed by lifetime supervised release as part of his punishment for viewing child porn and engaging in sex acts with minors.
Indianapolis police believe Amanda Blackburn was trying to defend herself when she was killed during a robbery.
Jose G. Razo-Rodriquez, 18, was shot and killed Wednesday morning, according to the Allen County Coroner’s Office.
Police found the gun at the home of an Ohio man who’d been arrested for trying to steal a sculpture in Decatur.
A juvenile passenger was listed in serious condition.
Officers were called to Kinnaird Avenue after someone reported a suspicious vehicle in an alley.
FWPD said the owner of a store was robbed in the parking lot.
Police have asked for the public’s help to find the culprit, and Crime Stoppers has offered a cash reward for information.
Phillex M. Braster admitted to robbing Moudassir S. Ibrahim in March in an incident at the Chapel Oaks Apartments complex that left his victim paralyzed from a gunshot wound.
A school employee told police the girl was trying to smoke the marijuana by lighting a plastic baggie of it in a restroom at her elementary school,
A jury convicted Charles Whittington of two counts of murder in the February 5 deaths.
Fort Wayne police say it appears to just be a coincidence that both men, wanted for separate killings, were arrested on the same day in Atlanta.
The owner of an Ohio funeral home where 11 bodies were found in various states of decay has pleaded no contest to abuse of corpse charges.
Police raided a home in the 3200 block of Fairfield Avenue and found marijuana, including “marijuana candy.”
The shooting took place early Sunday evening in Butler and police were able to determine what happened based on an eyewitness account.
A confidential informant led investigators to a spot where a “snitch” was reportedly shot and buried, court documents said.