North Vernon Police arrest four on drug charges

Four people were arrested Sunday night in North Vernon after police responded to a call of suspicious activity. North Vernon Police say that officers responded to the area of North State Street and Main Street at 7:11 p.m. When they arrived, police say they found evidence of drug activity.

Officers arrested 20-year-old Patricia Perkins, of Seymour, along with 26-year-old Christopher Asbury, 37-year-old Joshua Acree and 29-year-old Shandie Johnson, all of North Vernon. The police report indicated that the four are facing preliminary charges of Possession of Syringe, Possession of Methamphetamine, Visiting a Common Nuisance and Maintaining a Common Nuisance.