Three arrested in Denver domestic dispute

A domestic dispute resulted in Indiana State Police troopers making three arrests in Miami County.


Aaron Vance. 44, Skyla Vance, 19, and Heather Chard, 42 were charged in the incident. All three lived at 167 W. Harrison Street, Denver


Indiana State Police troopers responded to a reported fight and a shot being fired.  Evidence revealed that Heather Chard and Skyla Vance had been fighting, outside the home, before officers arrived. Aaron Vance is alleged to have pointed a handgun in the direction of Heather Chard and Skyla Vance. He then allegedly fired a gunshot into the ground. A loaded .40 caliber handgun was recovered from the scene.


The investigation revealed Chard was in the process of moving out of the Harrison Street home when a domestic dispute ensued.


All three were incarcerated in the Miami County Jail. Skyla Vance and Chard each face a single charge for domestic battery with injury. Aaron Vance faces felony charges for criminal recklessness with a firearm and pointing a firearm.