Former Porter County Commissioner John Evans is getting his defense attorney’s fees paid by taxpayers after federal charges weren’t filed against him.
Portage Police Detective Nicole Heuberger said the crime was supposed to stop at the robbery with Shaun Thompson just holding up the gun to scare Adriana Saucedo.
Porter County Juvenile Probation Officer Kate Lesniak testified Wednesday that she recommended waiver in the case because of the serious nature of the charges that the juvenile system is not designed to address.
A Porter County public defender sought the delay, saying concerns over the coronavirus are preventing him from preparing for the May 13 hearing.
A hearing has been delayed on a request by prosecutors to waive a 15-year-old to adult court to face charges of joining in on the robbery and shooting death of Adriana Saucedo.
A 15-year-old boy facing waiver to adult court in the November robbery and shooting death of a Portage woman will be sent to a state facility to undergo an evaluation, a juvenile court magistrate ruled Monday.
Just a few weeks after failing in his first attempt to block his murder case from being waived to adult court, a 15-year-old is seeking to be temporarily transported to a state facility to undergo a mental health evaluation.
A 15-year-old charged with murdering a Portage woman late last year has failed in his first attempt to block his murder case from being waived to adult court.
Prosecutors are dismissing a teen's attempts to keep his murder case from being moved to adult court in the November killing of a woman.
Police say the boy, along with two others, shot a 27-year-old and stole $80 from her on Nov. 19. They eventually dumped her body in an abandoned school.
Public funding was approved Friday to have a mental health evaluation done on a 15-year-old Gary boy charged with two other juveniles in last month's robbery and shooting death of Portage resident Adriana Saucedo.
The defense has won a delay until March 18 for a hearing to decide whether a 15-year-old Gary boy will be waived to adult court to face charges of helping to murder and rob a Portage woman.
A delay of at least 60 days is being sought for a hearing to determine whether a 15-year-old Gary boy will be waived to adult court to face charges of helping to murder and rob a Portage woman.
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VALPARAISO — Federal officials will not say whether Porter County Board of Commissioners President John Evans remains a target of an investigation.