Jon Snyder

On this edition of the podcast you'll hear the latest on Portage Assessor Jon Snyder, a former Gary technology chief  has been sentenced for computer thefts, Samantha Horton has details on General Motors investing millions of dollars in Fort Wayne, Hammond City Councilman Robert Markovich has been granted permission to contest his four-vote loss in the May 7 Democratic primary and Chris Nolte has a conversation Chris Nolte with Amari Victoria and Elisabeth Menning, organizers of the first annual NWI Pride event at the Lincoln Center in Highland.

Porter County Assessor Jon Snyder Wants Probation

May 29, 2019

HAMMOND - Porter County Assessor Jon Snyder wants to be granted probation for his federal tax violation.  The "Times" reports Snyder is asking to be released on six months probation June 4th.  

Snyder's attorney, Matthew Fech says a short probation would allow Snyder to continue to serve the citizens of Porter County, run his business and continue to provide for his family, a wife and 10 kids.

Federal prosecutors reportedly agree that he deserves leniency.