Detectives say they don’t believe the shooting was random.
The county led the state last year with 148 reported meth labs.
Deputies say Acton hit 36-year-old Selena Coram. She died at the scene.
Police responded around 2:30 p.m. to a location in Parker City, about 10 miles east of Muncie.
He showed little emotion in the courtroom.
The judge ruled he will stay in prison because he is a flight risk.
He was walking down the street, away from a vehicle that was lying on its side and engulfed in flame.
The judge said that his actions leading up to his daughter’s death were “idiotic” and the shooting wasn’t an accident.
He maintains he was never alone with the children behind closed doors or molested them.
Demetrius Woodson of Indianapolis was arrested in connection to a recent shooting in the 9100 block of East 39th Place.
A neighbor told 24-Hour News 8 sister station WANE that the victims were shot outside a duplex.
Police say they are considered armed and dangerous.
The woman, who the deputy said had bruises on her eye and cheekbone, said there was a child still inside the house with Hoeltke.
Police say he was taken to a local hospital in critical condition. He is expected to survive.