Advertisement

Local News

News > Local News > Man Sentenced After Hitting Southport Officer With Car

Man Sentenced After Hitting Southport Officer With Car

Brandon Hayworth received a six-year sentence, with three of those years suspended.

SOUTHPORT, Ind. -- A man convicted of hitting a Southport police officer with car outside Methodist Hospital in August has been sentenced.

Brandon Hayworth pleaded guilty to battery by means of a deadly weapon. He received a six year sentence, with three of those years suspended. He will also serve one year of probation.

Hayworth's passenger, Christopher Thompson, was sentenced to 237 days probation after serving 64 days in the Marion County Jail.

(Photo by RTV6.)

 

DETROIT -- Got a Ford in the garage? A gearshift problem could cause your ride to roll away, even if you've put it...
PLAINFIELD, Ind. --A new police chief has been named for the Town of Plainfield. Jared McKee will take that job...
COLUMBUS, Ind. -- Columbus Police are asking some local kids to grab their fishin' poles and meet them at the...
INDIANAPOLIS -- An Indianapolis man is accused of sexually abusing two sleeping girls in Chicago. Hunter Best, 25...
INDIANAPOLIS -- You probably can't imagine putting the story of the USS Indianapolis into a stage performance, but...