TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - UPDATED : With information on a related arrest.
A day after police searched a business on Terre Haute's north side, one of the store's employees appeared in court facing 19 felony and misdemeanor charges.
Wednesday afternoon, police surrounded North Side Collectibles at 2323 Lafayette Avenue and could be seen carrying out several items. Officers at the scene could only say they were executing a search warrant as part of an investigation.
Also on Wednesday, police arrested one of the store's employees, 40-year-old Todd Carter on a warrant.
Carter faces a series of felony and misdemeanor charges, including one felony count of Corrupt Business Influence, two felony counts of Money Laundering, eight counts of Attempted Receiving Stolen Property and eight misdemeanor counts of Failing to Keep Adequate Records on the Purchase and Sale of Jewelry.
Carter was released on his own recognizance.
Terre Haute Police have announced a 1 p.m. press conference to discuss the case.
Toys are getting ready for distributing for the annual Toys for Tots toy drive.
The same Illinois state’s attorney who’s charging the biological mother of murder victim Willow Long is cautioning those in the court of public opinion not to be too quick to put blood on the young mother’s hands.
The holiday season is a time for family but what about kids who don't have one? Tonight the Department of Child Services says it’s in a state of emergency, and is in need of foster parents across the Wabash Valley.
We have new details in a case that dates back to last year. A Terre Haute man pleaded guilty to voluntary man slaughter Tuesday.
US Attorney Joe Hogsett held a press conference today for 26-year-old Emery Norton.
If you plan to go sledding in Terre Haute, be on the look-out for new sledding rules.