Arguing couple jailed for underage drinkingJune 4, 2014
By BILL POWELL
Herald Staff Writer
HUNTINGBURG — A couple reported as arguing as they walked in public Tuesday night was arrested by the Huntingburg Police Department for underage drinking.
Police were notified of a possible walking domestic at 10:30 p.m. The suspects, Gabriel McNitt, 20, of 309 E. First Ave., and Cierra Castaneda, 19, of Prescott, Ariz., were located by police walking southbound on Geiger Street just south of First Avenue.
Officers learned the pair had had a verbal argument. But, while learning that, police also detected the odor of alcoholic beverages.
Police said McNitt’s blood alcohol content tested .07 percent and Castaneda’s BAC was .10 percent.
McNitt and Castaneda were taken into custody on misdemeanor counts of minor consuming.
While at the Dubois County Security Center, authorities said McNitt continually disrupted the book-in process with loud outbursts and was disrespectful to jail staff. He continued the outbursts after being warned of a possible additional charge and was then additionally charged with a misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct.
The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department assisted.
Contact Bill Powell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
More on DuboisCountyHerald.com
Kimball Industrial Park has been designated by the state as a shovel-ready site.
Fifth Street School students were given the chance to search for gifts to give to special adults...
Students hoping to participate in 4-H this year must enroll in a new online program with a...
Scott Blazey has announced his intention to seek the Republican nomination for District 3 Jasper...
Gifts, especially during the rush of giving that comes with Christmas, can bring instant...
Nancy Eckerle has announced her intention to seek the Republican nomination for one of two...
Caroline Phillips was named the 2014 recipient of the Little Company of Mary Award at Memorial...
The mother of a Ferdinand trucker murdered in Detroit supports a transportation coalition’s...