April 20, 2017-According to the Porter County Sheriff’s Jail website, a Hobart man was arrested and charged with Murder earlier today. According to the listing, 50 year old Christopher Mark Dillard was arrested at 2:16 p.m. on April 20, 2017. Social media speculation began quickly tying the arrest to the recent homicide of 24 year old Nicole Gland. Numerous readers have told the Gazette that Dillard was a part-time bouncer at Upper Deck Lounge where Nicole worked as a bartender. Nicole’s body was found stabbed to death in her vehicle on Wednesday morning. The SUV was parked outside near her place of work, the Upper Deck Lounge in Chesterton.
Chesterton Police have scheduled a press conference for tomorrow to update the media on the case. This article has been updated Chesterton Chief Details Case Against Alleged Killer
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Gender : M
Race : W
Age : 50
Location : HOBART, IN
Booking Number : 1702097
Charges : 35-42-1-1 MURDER