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Terre Haute man who entered Edgar County Sheriff's Office heavily armed officially charged

New information has been released out of an Edgar County Court in the case against Justin Hefner.

Posted: Feb 22, 2018 5:20 PM
Updated: Feb 22, 2018 7:28 PM

EDGAR COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - New information has been released out of an Edgar County Court in the case against Justin Hefner.

Hefner has officially been charged with three counts of false impersonation.

You may recall that Hefner recently showed-up to the Edgar County Sheriff's Office claiming to be a federal officer.

Police report he was heavily armed and had a list of people to arrest.

His bond is set at $20,000 with 10 percent allowed. Conditions of that bond include Hefner not to possess any weapons and not to have any contact with the sheriff's office.

Hefner must also be evaluated by a VA hospital. A preliminary hearing is set for March 15.

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