Macon County Courts Reporter
Macon County courts reporter for the Herald & Review.
A Decatur man who police say survived a life-threatening gunshot wound after intervening in a street fight is now facing weapons charges himself.
Two men shot to death were the victims of Decatur homicides while four other men and one woman died accidentally in four unrelated vehicle crashes, a coroner's jury ruled.
Bruce A. Malone, who doctors say left his 68-year-old girlfriend with permanent scarring after stabbing her repeatedly, now awaits sentencing.
Police report that a man slashed with a knife by his sex partner needed multiple stitches to close deep wound.
City council members signed off Monday night on a zoning change paving the way for a more than $5 million supported living facility for people with severe mental illness and mental health challenges.
A Decatur police sworn affidavit about the case said detectives began an investigation after the 28-year-old mother reported the alleged crimes on July 14 while shopping in the Walmart store at 4625 E. Maryland St.
Bruce A. Malone, accused of stabbing his 68-year-old girlfriend after beating her and stomping on her face, pleaded guilty Oct. 19 to one char…
Scott L. Minix has pleaded not guilty to charges that he exposed himself to a mother and young children shopping in a Decatur Walmart. READ THE STORY