State Police arrest New Albany pair in Jackson County

Indiana State Police (ISP) arrested two people Wednesday in Jackson County.

ISP say that at approximately 9:30 a.m., Sgt. Stephen Wheeles responded to a report of drug activity in a vehicle just off I-65 at State Road 11, just north of Seymour. One of the occupants, 23-year-old Amber N. Miller, of New Albany, was wanted on a warrant out of Clark County, said authorities. The second occupant, 23-year-old Kenneth W. Henson, also of New Albany, was allegedly found to be in possession of hypodermic needles. Police say that both Miller and Henson were arrested and transported to the Jackson County Jail. They add that Miller will be transported to the Clark County Jail, while Henson will appear in Jackson Circuit Court to face a charge of Possession of a Hypodermic Syringe, a Level 6 Felony.

An Indiana State Police spokesperson says that troopers continue to pursue those who deal, possess and transport illegal drugs on Indiana roads. ISP are asking for your help. They ask that if you have knowledge of drug activity, to contact their local state police post or the Indiana State Police Drug Tip Line at (800) 453-4756. Callers can remain anonymous.