Jennings County

Police use DNA to identify remains of murdered North Vernon man, suspect in custody

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Police say Alan Joseph Marantos, 34, North Vernon, was arrested Thursday in connection with a Jennings County murder investigation.Read more

Investigation still ongoing for missing North Vernon man

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The Indiana State Police and Jennings County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the disappearance of a 52-year-old man.Read more

Jennings County declared '2nd Amendment Sanctuary'

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Sheriff Kenny Freeman and Mayor Mike Ochs signed...Read more


Single glove leads police to animal abuse suspect in Jennings County

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Police in Jennings County now credit a single glove with helping them solve a crime nearly a year after it happened.Read more

Indiana National Guard member dies at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center

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The Martinsville native was found unresponsive and was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.Read more

State police investigating crash that killed school bus assistant

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A school bus assistant has died in a crash in Jennings County.Read more

North Vernon man killed in Jennings Co. crash

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A North Vernon man died Sunday afternoon when his SUV struck a pole and rolled in rural Jennings County.Read more

Semi crashes into Jennings Co. fire department building

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Jennings County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a crash where a semi-trailer drove through the old Campbell Township firehouse on U.S. 50 Thursday morning.Read more

North Vernon man arrested after 2-year-old found in road

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A man was arrested on drug charges after the small child he was supposed to be watching wandered into the street in Jennings County.Read more


Toddler seriously injured after falling under lawnmower in Jennings County

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A toddler in Jennings County was rushed to the hospital after falling underneath his grandfather’s running lawnmower.Read more

Indiana sheriff calls on drug dealers to turn in competition

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A southern Indiana sheriff is taking a novel approach to tracking down drug dealers.Read more