Investigation underway after photo of legless toddler posted on social media

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A pair of local parents insist their child still has a leg after a photo appears to show it was cut off. The photo was taken Monday morning in a southern Vigo County apartment. The photo shows one-year-old Alex Essex stuck between his wall and a tricycle. “It was just … Continue reading Investigation underway after photo of legless toddler posted on social media

Child caught between mom and dad’s sticker battle

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A Vigo County mom and dad are using their toddler to hide stickers to shock each other. It started last week when one-year-old Alexander Essex’s father Chris noticed a sticker on his toddler’s forehead. “So, Ami woke up with him until she had to go to work, and care and … Continue reading Child caught between mom and dad’s sticker battle

Toys fed up over sheriff who was in a movie “that one time”

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - A group of toys at one south side apartment say they are sick of hearing the sheriff talk about that one time he was in a movie. The sheriff is Sheriff Woody and the movie was Toy Story. “Yes, I had a bit of an acting career in my younger … Continue reading Toys fed up over sheriff who was in a movie “that one time”

Restaurant full of people concerned after toddler keeps yelling “die”

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A Terre Haute toddler left a restaurant full of people alarmed after he kept yelling “die.” It happened Friday morning at the Coffee Cup Restaurant on south 3rd street. That is where witnesses say a toddler in a booth started yelling die out the window. “We were eating...and it scared … Continue reading Restaurant full of people concerned after toddler keeps yelling “die”

Toddler has meltdown when he learns food isn’t instant

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (FTN) - A Thursday morning meltdown served as a tough life lesson for a Vigo County toddler. It happened just before noon. That is when officials say one-year-old Alex Essex went into a mega-meltdown. “He just started screaming. He was fine…and then screaming. Scared the crap out of me,” Alex’s father Chris … Continue reading Toddler has meltdown when he learns food isn’t instant