Police find syringe, narcotics in business restroom

From Local Sources


JASPER — Police took a man into custody after a Sunday night call about a suspicious person.

The 9:44 p.m. call to the Jasper Police Department came from a business in the 3100 block of Newton Street that had closed at 9 p.m.

Responding officers reported locating Jeffery R. Davis, 38, 2473 N. 500W, Jasper, in the men’s restroom along with a syringe containing a narcotic substance.

Authorities booked Davis into the Dubois County Security Center at 12:07 a.m. today on preliminary Level 6 felony counts of unlawful possession of a syringe and illegal possession of a narcotic drug.

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