Gary Common Council President Ron Brewer was charged with felony kidnapping earlier today and a scheduled Council meeting was cancelled without notice tonight.
November 7, 2019-A scheduled Gary Common Council meeting was cancelled tonight without notice. The move comes on the heels of felony kidnapping charges being filed against Council President Ron Brewer earlier today. According to Court records, an active felony warrant is still pending for Brewer although it is possible that he surrendered and the docket has not yet been updated.
According to Gary activist Jim Nowacki, a regular attendee at Council meetings, a note placed on the door of Council Chambers was a surprise to all who showed including other Council members. “The Videographer was there, the newspaper reporters were there” Nowacki reported.
We will have more on this breaking story and the charges against Council President Brewer as soon as information becomes available.