DNR arrests 16 people on Whitewater River

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – Indiana conservation officers arrested 16 people on the Whitewater River, near Brookville, on Saturday.

DNR officers issued 32 citations including fishing without a license, littering, minor consuming alcoholic beverages, possession of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance.

DNR said officers were focusing on problems caused by people canoeing on the river.

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