Police

April 5

Charity Albertson, 27, was arrested on preliminary charges of battery, battery with bodily waste, possession of meth and possession of paraphernalia.

Michael Johnson, 45, was arrested on preliminary charges of battery, strangulation and an open warrant.

Myles Ward, 71, was arrested on preliminary charges of pointing a firearm and intimidation.

New Castle police disposed of a syringe located near S. Main Street and Plum Street.

Gas prices

Indiana low last 24 hours: $2.47 Lawrenceburg United Dairy Farmers

Indiana high last 24 hours: $3.25 Columbia City Marathon

New Castle: $2.79 Conoco

Knightstown: $2.65 Marathon

Spiceland: $2.69 Sunoco

Middletown: $2.69 GetGo

Muncie: $2.70 Murphy USA

Anderson: $2.69 at several

Indiana average one year ago: $1.65

Source: Indianagasprices.com at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Source: Indianagasprices.com at 9 a.m. Monday.