MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (WLS) -- The mayor of Michigan City has lost his bid for re-election in a close race.
Democrat Ron Meer was recently indicted on charges of intimidation, false informing and official misconduct.
The charges stem from a dispute with members of the Michigan City Police Department following the arrest of the mayor's stepson.
It appears Republican Duane Parry will be the new mayor of Michigan City.
Michigan City mayor loses re-election bid amid scandal