TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - A Tippecanoe County magistrate is planning to seek higher office.
Sean Persin has filed paperwork to organize a campaign committee for Superior Court 5 Judge.
Persin said current Superior 5 Judge Les Meade told him, after two terms, he plans to run for a different court next year.
Judge Meade tells News 18 he is encouraging Persin to run. Meade said he does expect to show up on the ballot for judge next year, but he's not ready to make any plans official.
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U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly has traveled around the state throughout the week talking with workers at automotive plants.
A man wanted for burglary and theft has been found thanks to an anonymous tip.