Police: New Castle man doing ‘burnouts’ in parking lot leads to gun, meth arrest

NEW CASTLE, Ind. – Police arrested a New Castle man on Friday night after authorities said they were tipped off because he was performing “burnouts” in a parking lot.

At around 10:30 p.m. Friday, authorities were dispatched to the 2000 block of Grand Ave. in New Castle.

Dakota Haddock, 24, was arrested after police said they found a 9 mm handgun, 7 grams of meth, THC wax and paraphernalia.

He was booked into Henry County Jail on the charges of dealing methamphetamine while possessing a gun, carrying a handgun without a license, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.