Wanted man arrested on multiple drug charges

COLUMBUS, Ind. — A Columbus man was arrested on warrants and multiple drug-related charges after being spotted by local police in the 2400 block of Sixth Street.

David W. Sidwell, 39, 919 Fourth St., was spotted by Columbus Police Officer Travis Harbaugh standing next to a bicycle at about 8:15 p.m. Thursday, said Lt. Matt Harris, Columbus Police Department spokesman.

Harbaugh confirmed that Sidwell had two pending Bartholomew County warrants for failure to appear on violation of probation on initial charges of public intoxication and disorderly conduct, and failure to appear on an initial charge of conversion, Harris said.

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