News From Terre Haute, Indiana

News

January 18, 2013

Billboards help in hunt for killer

TERRE HAUTE — Neighbors of a Sullivan County homicide victim have opened their pocketbooks to buy billboards that seek information about who committed the crime.

According to a media release issued by the Indiana State Police, four new billboards have been erected offering a $35,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and successful conviction in the death of Lowell R. Badger.

Funds raised by Badger’s friends, family and area businesses secured the billboards, three of which are located along U.S. 41 in Vigo and Sullivan counties. A fourth billboard is along Illinois 1 between Robinson and Marshall.

Badger, an 85-year-old retired farmer, was found deceased in his rural Merom home in the 10000 block of West County Road 350 North at 9:23 a.m. Dec. 8. His son discovered Badger’s body on the floor of his bedroom, and electronics and other items were found missing from the residence. An autopsy revealed Badger died from a gunshot wound.

According to the release, the ISP continues to investigate leads daily, but no arrests had been made as of Thursday.

For updates on the case, citizens can visit www.in.gov/isp/2906.htm. Anyone with information about the case is urged to call state police detectives Jeff Hearon or Tom Hanks at the Putnamville Post, 765-653-4114.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
News
Latest News
TribStar.com Poll
AP Video
Raw: Easter Morning Delivery for Space Station Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Raw: Obamas Attend Easter Service Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings New York Auto Show Highlights Latest in Car Tech Raw: More Than 100,000 Gather for Easter Sunday Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" New York Auto Show Highlights Latest in Car Tech Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Popular Science Honors Year's Top Inventions Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing Small Reactors Could Be Future of Nuclear Energy Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Church Tries for Record With Chalk Jesus Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Miley Cyrus Still in Hospital, Cancels 2nd Show
NDN Video
Jabari Parker's Top 5 Plays From Duke Career Kourtney Kardashian Is a Bikini Babe More Manpower Than Ever Expected At 4/20 Rally Debunk'd: Miley Cyrus AIDS, Cheeseburgers Cause Cancer, Military Warning Bill Previewing the NBA playoffs Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite My name is Cocaine Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Lohan Gets Candid About Her Sex List The 2014 New York Auto Show Meet Johnny Manziel's New Girlfriend Chelsea Clinton Announces Pregnancy Funny: Celebrating Easter with Martha Stewart and Friends Man Accuses 'X-Men' Director Bryan Singer of Sexually Abusing Him As a Teenager Man hit with $525 federal fine after he doesn't pay for soda refill Lea Michele & Naya Rivera Feuding? Jabari Parker declares for the NBA draft Singing Nun Belts Out Cyndi Lauper New West, Texas Explosion Video Swim Daily, Throwback Thursday
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -

     

    March 12, 2010

activity
Real Estate News