Wanted man found with marijuana

From Local Sources

JASPER — Police who located a wanted man Tuesday afternoon said the individual now also faces a new local criminal charge.

Authorities who knew Neil J. Pitstick, 26, 675 Giesler Road, Jasper, was named in a failure-to-appear warrant in a local theft case observed him at a Third Avenue business at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. The Jasper Police Department took him into custody and also located 3 grams of marijuana on his person.

Pitstick was booked into the Dubois County Security Center at 12:45 p.m. on the active warrant and on a preliminary misdemeanor count of possession of marijuana.

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