POLICE

Feb. 20

Jacob Bates, 23, was arrested on preliminary charges of public intoxication and operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

Wyatt Fluty, 26, was arrested on preliminary charges of public intoxication, possession of a syringe and operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

New Castle police responded to an incomplete 911 call from the 900 block of S. 19th Street. They discovered three small children playing with a cell phone in their bedroom, unbeknownst to the parents. All checked OK on scene. The children reported claimed they just wanted someone to hang out with. Officer spoke with the children about the importance of only calling 911 when something was wrong and they needed help.

Feb. 21

Henry County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vandalism call in the 9000 block of W. Robin Road. Four to five eggs had reportedly been thrown at a house overnight, striking newly-replaced siding.

Glenna Moles, 63, was arrested on preliminary charges of public intoxication and operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

Jason Spencer, 33, was arrested on a preliminary charge of trespassing.

Wesley Swindell, 35, was arrested on a preliminary charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

Jason Duncan, 45, was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of meth, possession of a legend drug, possession of paraphernalia and driving while suspended.

Sunset Hardegen, 29, was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of a controlled substance, possession of syringe and possession of paraphernalia.

Jason Noble, 40, was arrested on preliminary charges of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession of a firearm by a violent felon, possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana, maintaining a common nuisance, possession of a controlled substance, possession of syringe, resisting law enforcement and possession of paraphernalia.

Jason Spencer, 33, was arrested on a preliminary charge of residential entry.

Feb. 22

Rex Shannon, 34, was arrested on a preliminary charge of resisting law enforcement.

GAS PRICES

Indiana low last 24 hours: $2.27 Portland at several

Indiana high last 24 hours: $2.99 Evansville Shell

New Castle: $2.59 Conoco

Knightstown: $2.64 Love’s Travel Stop

Spiceland: $2.49 Sunoco

Muncie: $2.53 Murphy USA

Anderson: $2.59 at several

Indiana average one year ago: $2.39

Source: Indianagasprices.com at 11:45 a.m. Monday.

Source: Indianagasprices.com at 12 p.m. Thursday.