POLICE

Sept. 14

John Michael Evans, 29, was arrested on preliminary charges of strangulation and domestic battery.

Sept. 15

New Castle police located and disposed of a syringe in the 1000 block of Morton Street.

GAS PRICES

Indiana low last 24 hours: $1.62 Indianapolis at several

Indiana high last 24 hours: $2.54 Indianapolis Shell

New Castle: $1.89 Village Pantry

Knightstown: $1.89 Love’s Travel Stop

Spiceland: $1.87 Phillips 66

Muncie: $1.83 at several

Anderson: $1.85 at several

Indiana average one year ago: $2.53

Source: Indianagasprices.com at 10 a.m. Wednesday.