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PERU - Police say the suspect wanted for the murder of a Summitville man, whose body was found in a wood near Peru, was arrested early Monday morning at a campground in California. The other suspect in the killing is still on the run and considered armed and dangerous, police say.

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PERU — Indiana State Police identified lead suspects wanted for the killing of a 22-year-old Summitville man, whose body was found on the Okie Pinokie Trail — apparently the victim of massive head trauma.

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The trend for Cass County Commissioners meetings lately continued Monday with a packed room and criticism voiced toward a proposed wind turbine project in the northern part of the county.

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PERU – Ethan Manning, president of the Miami County Council and head of the county’s Republican Party, announced Monday his candidacy for state representative in House District 23, which includes most of Miami County and parts of Cass and Fulton counties.

PERU – A woman who fled to Peru Wednesday told police her boyfriend had beat her earlier in the day and then threatened to kill her, her dog and her entire family before he was apprehended by a SWAT team in Lake County.

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PERU – Child services removed a baby from the home of a Peru woman who told police she shook her infant child as a joke to get the baby to throw up on a man she met on a dating website, according to police.