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Second day of Hite trial concludes

May 31, 2012

The trial of Dale Hite, of Plymouth, began yesterday in Starke County Circuit Court, with Judge Kim Hall presiding.
Hite is on trial for an incident that happened Oct. 16, 2009, when the car he was allegedly driving crashed into some trees traveling 124 mph.
According to court documents, police were at a Grovertown residence investigating the possibility of someone manufacturing methamphetamine. While looking for evidence, a car approached the home and then sped away.
The driver of the vehicle shut the lights off when law enforcement officials began to follow the car.
Two passengers were thrown from the car: Nicholas White and Amber McMillen, both of Plymouth. The victims died at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash.
Hite had to be airlifted from the crash site.
Hite claims he was not driving at the time the accident occurred. However, reports say evidence collected at the scene indicates he was the driver.
Hite has been charged with eight counts of criminal behavior: Two counts of resisting law enforcement resulting in death, Class B Felonies; two counts reckless homicide, Class C felonies; resisting law enforcement, Class D Felony; possession of methamphetamine, Class D Felony; failure to stop at a stop sign. Class C Infraction; failure to use headlights from sunset to sunrise, Class C Infraction.
Hite's trial will continue at 9 a.m. tomorrow in the Starke County Circuit Court.

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Amber McMillen

June 2, 2012 by Anonymous, 2 years 15 weeks ago
Comment: 14091

Hello i am Ambers aunt So can you tell me if you were not driver the car humm you are still here and they are not. So you are one sick puppy how can you live with your self knowing that you did it. Put someone back behind the wheel of a car and let it happen again. What is wrong with this world we live in today. We can not bring them back but you will not get away with this you are a sick human that needs to be behind bars for life. I dont think it is right for use not the family that has to go thought this and not know what is happen to this person.Thanks for bring it to are attention once we try to put them to R.I.P. We as family and we care about the Nicholas White family i am sorry for there family also. Well we asked about what happen and the police would not give use any info. So we are left on the line to just peace it together and get the info in the paper. Hope you can live with your self knowing what you did was wrong. I live 1800 hundred miles away i have even called the police there they told me sorry we can not tell you anything. What bullshit is that i am a aunt of Amber sorry but we are family. So did any of the police get ahold of use NO. We are just to do what they say the police what kind of police department do you have there not a very good one...When family is trying to ask question and you guys need to let the family know something not nothing.Thanks for your time if you can read this...Angela Masterson I live in Texas i do not care who know i will give you my address and phone number. Indiana suck big time that is a state I will not never live in anyway. There laws there sucks not in today world just in the olding days.. You guys need to up date your laws it is not the 50's or 60's anymore it is in the 2000's. amasterson69@yahoo.com 1501 Midway Dr. Springtown Tx 76082.Thanks for your time. I care for the two that we had to put in the ground R.I.P YOU TWO...Love you Amber from your aunt Angie...

good luck

June 7, 2012 by Anonymous, 2 years 14 weeks ago
Comment: 14104

I just gave up on piecing it all together. Sadly Hite is going to prison looks like I'm gonna have to just follow him to hell to get my revenge. - Seth Garrison

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