Man charged with unlawfully possessing syringe

From Local Sources

JASPER — Authorities served a warrant this week on a man already incarcerated in the Dubois County Security Center.

Carl F. Young, 53, 601 E. First St., Huntingburg, has been at the county jail since Feb. 7 after being arrested for impaired driving.

On Tuesday, Young was served with a warrant charging him with a Level 6 felony count of unlawful possession of a syringe.

Charging information alleges that on Nov. 7, Young illegally possessed a syringe in an incident investigated by the Huntingburg Police Department.

The investigation resulted in a warrant being issued Feb. 21 out of Dubois Superior Court.

During an initial hearing Wednesday, the court granted Young’s request for a speedy trial and scheduled his next hearing for March 9.

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