Austin Griffith

(9-13-19) Austin Griffith (34) of Berne has been arrested on a preliminary charge of murder in connection with the death of a person Thursday in Berne, formal charges are expected to be filed against Griffith at some point today.

According to Adams County (Indiana) Sheriff Daniel Mawhorr

Police were called to the Continental Village Apartments, in the 700 block of Stucky Street, around 8 p.m. on Thursday when the victim’s body was found. No other details have been provided, including the name of the victim.

Sheriff Mawhorr indicated  that formal charges are expected to be filed against Austin Griffith at some point Friday. Griffith is being held at the Adams County Detention Center with no bond.